Bocas del Toro

Bocas says “No!” to Even More Plastics: The Municipality Takes Out Styrofoam

2017 was a big year for Bocas del Toro environmentally. The municipal government enacted some very progressive laws in…

Mamallena Celebrates 2 Years in Bocas

Mamallena is a hostel and bar on the water in the heart of Bocas Town (Isla Colón) and they…

FUTURAS LEYENDAS 2018: 2nd Youth Surf Tournament in Carenero

(English translation below) Finalizó con éxito el Segundo Torneo de Surf FUTURAS LEYENDAS 2018, en Isla Carenero, Bocas del Toro,…

The Darklands Foundation: Empowering the Indigenous Peoples of Bocas del Toro

(español abajo) Ten years ago, the executive director of the Darklands…

National Government Responds to Strike with Promises to Improve Bocas del Toro Infrastructure

The strike is over! Central government representatives from Panama City announced the dismissal of the head of the AMP…

“¡Sin Carrizo, Por Favor! by Drew Jaffe

(traducción español abajo) -Article by Drew Jaffe of…

Classifieds November *UPDATED*

“Legends of Ska” Film Screening at the Bookstore Bar

Everywhere you go on the Caribbean side of Panama, you will still find strong cultural ties to Jamaica- especially…