THE SEA TURTLE SEASON HAS BEGUN IN THE BOCAS DEL TORO PROVINCE AND THE NGÄBE BUGLE REGION(COMARCA): A NEW OPPORTUNITY

BY GEORGINA ZAMORA Sea turtles are flagship species; they belong to that group of magnificent and charismatic animals that represent campaigns around the world and are symbols of entire communities, just like whales, eagles, or elephants. This does not…

Fanlyc INSPIRES HOPE WITH “BOCAS es AMOR”

by GyL Ledezma Ducruet Note from the Editor: “Bocas es amor,” was the campaign and the love was spread all over the archipelago of…

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

ANNOUNCEMENTS Sawyer is open for business! Check out their ad on page 3 for more details on how you can get clean…

IMPORTANT IMMIGRATION INFORMATION

In an effort to eradicate the “permanent tourist,” new legislation has been enacted that requires those on a tourist visa to spend 30…

Remembering Barry Munro

BARRY MUNRO 1958-2017 Bocas del Toro morns the loss of a legendary figure: Mr. Barry Munro. However,…

EDITORS NOTE: MAY 2017

The Caribbean is known for a lot of things: islands, sunshine, coconuts and reggae music. Punctuality, however, has never been one of the…

Paunch hits again-The Bocas Team Brings Home the Gold!

By: Tereza Harp Bocas’ own cayuco team, Paunch, dominated at the race on the 21nd in Panama City, winning first place in the female…

Bocas Blurbs: Island Life & Island Times Feb 2017

Congratulations to Joshua Caraballo, SUB 18 Champion of the DST, pictured here surfing his home…

Be a Surf Sheriff and Save a Life… and Be Aware of Rip Currents!

Mother ocean. Many come here to enjoy her fun waves, to cool off and snorkle around and admire her natural beauty, but unfortunately…

One Goal: Education for All

What started as one man’s vision of providing preschool to the indigenous children of Bahia Honda has blossomed into the leading educational nonprofit…

Bocas Beach Club: Walk on the Stylish Side

Head over to Carenero Island nowadays and there is a whole heap of new style and comfort where the Pickled Parrot used to…