Education, Not Extractions ◈ Teaching Children How to Keep Their Teeth

by Jenn Parker What do you drink when you don’t have regular access to clean drinking water? You drink sodas and juices which often have anywhere from 9 to 15 teaspoons of sugar…


2nd Annual Regatta Makes a Big Splash

(español abajo) On February 15, 2020, 27 boats participated in the 2nd Annual Bocas del Toro Cruising


Most Amount Ever Raised at Annual Back-To-School Fundraiser!

(español abajo) On February 9, local NGO Give and Surf, raised $13,191 — the highest amount ever — at the 7th Annual Back-to-School Fundraiser held at El Ultimo Refugio’s new location on Ave G and Calle 4….


Swell of the Decade – Pro Surfers Flock to Bocas del Toro 

photos courtesy of Red Frog Bungalows Bocas del Toro is becoming more and more renowned internationally for its exceptional  surf conditions in January and in the first month of this new decade, the stars, the moon, the tides…


The Permaculture Project That is Breaking Ground

Stephen Brooks is the founder and primary director of Punta Mona in Costa Rica.


We Took the Skyway

Skyway Airlines is Bocas’ new way to get to Costa Rica within minutes of the Bocas del Toro International Airport on Isla Colon. Skyway is a Costa Rican airline that began in 2017 and Bocas is its…


Eloping on a Caribbean Pirate Ship ◈ The Tale of the Black Magic Love Spell

(español abajo)  Cover photo from HNS Pictures Bocas del Toro is a place to…


Doble Corona Bocas: Back to Back Surf Competitions in Playa Paunch on the APS National Circuit

(español abajo) In 2019, the Asociación Panameña de Surf (APS) returned to Bocas del Toro after a three year hiatus. It was then…