Sin el Mar , No Hay Bocas ◈ Bocas Is Chosen As The New Mission Blue Hope Spot

(español abajo) Mission Blue announced its selection of the Bocas del Toro Archipelago as its newest addition to the ocean-saving Hope Spot…


In Loving Memory of Keith Allan Gardiner ◈ February 21, 1991-October 10, 2019

(español abajo) On October 10, 2019, Keith Allan Gardiner, loving son, brother and devoted boyfriend, passed away suddenly in a boating accident while spearfishing off Bastimentos Island. He is…


Pier 19 ◈ A Caribbean Menu With LiveAboard Style

(español abajo) Pier 19 has boasted a new and improved menu with items, “from the sea, the garden and the grill.” Roger Faustino is the new chef at Pier 19 restaurant and is cooking a menu with the Afro-Caribbean influence…


Community Development Abounds with New Bocas del Toro Rotary Club

(español abajo) Club Rotario de Bocas del Toro has had a banner year officially becoming a chartered Rotary Club on May 7th with founders Kurt Betzel and Emily Talentino and…


Presenting the 2nd Annual Bocas del Toro Regatta ◈ Central America’s First and Only Cruising Regatta

The Bocas Marina & Yacht Club is excited and busy organizing the 2nd Annual Bocas del Toro Cruising Regatta. On February 15, the marina will be filled with boats ready to go and happy boaters to captain…


Bocas del Toro Surf Represented Internationally

(español abajo) As Bocas del Toro continues to become further recognized as a world-class surfing destination, more and more homegrown surfing…


The Truth About Reef-Friendly Sunscreen

by Jenn Parker As more information and choices are becoming more widely available and accessible, being an environmentally conscious consumer is becoming easier. As consumers, we have a monumental amount of power. In fact, we…


The Revival of Caribbean Flavors

español abajo Joseph Archbold was born and raised in Bocas del Toro. He received classical culinary training in Panama City and was then off to travel the world; expanding his knowledge and experience in the