12th Annual Chili Competition at Skully’s (Concurso Gastronómico de Chili)

(Tracuccion español abajo) The sun was shining and the weather was sweet and Bocas del Toro was at Skully’s tasting all the chili they could eat. The 12th annual Chili Cook-Off was held Sunday October fist at Skully’s bar and…

CLASSIFIEDS: JULY 2017

BOATS AND ACCESSORIES Pontoon Boat for sale – $16,950. Negotiable. Ken 6831-9652. 2008 Bennington 20 ft., 2009 Evinrude 115 HP motor. Trailer. Holds…

Poetry by Arnold Greenberg

APROPOS POEMS Arnold Greenberg is an expat resident hailing from the USA writing a collection of poems about Bocas del Toro for his poetry…

Art Poster Maps: Showing the Spirit of Location

James Melillo was a former director of tourism in Hawaii when he and his colleagues were looking…

Spay Panama Visits Bocas

BY DENISE MCDONOUGH / PHOTOGRAPHY BY SHARON ADAM On a Tuesday afternoon in May, Spay Panama sent 3 veterinarians, 2 technicians and a lot…

Bocas Cleans Up its Act: Plastic Bags Banned

BY EMILY TALENTINO Trash is recognized as a massive problem around the archipelago and there are no simple or easy solutions. The multifaceted issue…

Hangin’ with Sir Duke

Stories from Friends of Casa Asilo By Nicholas Corea “Stories from Friends of Casa Asilo” is a new series where the Bocas Breeze will interview…

Human Chain in Playa Paunch to Protest Plans for 40 Meter Pier

Protestors say “¡Ese muelle no va!” When pictures of a large construction project in Paunch Beach began to circulate on June 6th, Bocas citizens…

BOCAS BLURBS: ISLAND LIFE & ISLAND TIMES: July 2017

The 3rd Annual Bastimentos International Maritime Fair was celebrated on May 25 to May 28th…

W’APPIN DEH? ¿QUE XOPA BOCAS? Events, Activities, and Special Deals in Bocas July 2017

EVENTS July 4th USA INDEPENDENCE DAY PARTY AT SKULLY’S Skully’s Celebrates the Independence of the USA in style. Fireworks, BBQ, Beach,…

EDITORS NOTE: JULY 2017

The more I get the pleasure to cover news in Bocas del Toro, the more unity and solidarity I see within the community;…