Category: Activities

Diablos Have Invaded Bocas and Carnaval is Here!

Diablos Have Invaded Bocas and Carnaval is Here!

February 28, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

With Carnaval just around the corner, the streets of Bocas Town are being invaded every afternoon by diablos, or “devils”. Every afternoon at about 6:30 the diablos hit the streets to entertain the people with their enchanting ceremonial stomping and to challenge the local boys to impromptu duels with their whipping sticks. If you’ve ever [...]

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Vinyasa and Aroma Yoga Blend

Vinyasa and Aroma Yoga Blend

February 1, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Keep that “get fit” resolution this year by trying out one of the many classes Bocas’ fitness gurus have to offer. This month, stop by Tennille’s yoga class for an exploration of Vinyasa Yoga. Vinyasa Yoga is the linking of body movements and breath. It’s through this connection that allows our mind to become calm [...]

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Celebrate Thanksgiving in Paradise with Playa Tortuga

Celebrate Thanksgiving in Paradise with Playa Tortuga

November 26, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

“Celebrate Thanksgiving day at Playa Tortuga Hotel & Beach Resort wit our special dinner buffet for just $21.00 per person* Playa Tortuga Hotel & Beach Resort. For reservations: (507 757-9050 or avasquezplayatortuga@unesa.com. Valid November 28, 2013. www.HotelPlayaTortuga.com   * Includes one glass of house wine. Live music. (Service charges and taxes not included).

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ACTIVIDADES POLICIALES EN ISLA COLÓN

ACTIVIDADES POLICIALES EN ISLA COLÓN

August 22, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Durante todo el mes se han realizado operativos de Reordenamiento Social (profilaxis) con el fin de poder ubicar personas buscadas por la ley e indocumentados. Esto sumó un total de 22 capturas en referencia a distintos casos. El 28 de julio se decomisó un total de 2,201 kilos of drogas cerca de la Isla Bastimentos. [...]

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Child’s Play:Adventure to Discover Our Five Senses

Child’s Play:Adventure to Discover Our Five Senses

July 17, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

The children’s eyes rapidly bounced back and forth between all the new toys and faces that gathered in the room. As the presenters started, a group of the younger children at the Tangerine School, run by Karen Levanon,settled down. The Floating Doctor representatives: nurses Lorie Fagin and Stofer Harris, as well as the nursing student [...]

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Matrimony,Monkeys and More at Finca los Monos

Matrimony,Monkeys and More at Finca los Monos

July 17, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

There’s something very romantic about being wed at a pavilion surrounded by a masterfully constructed botanical garden. You’re enclosed by beautiful exotic plants and your senses are absolutely inundated with the wonders of nature. From the reverberations of hundreds of jungle creatures to the aroma of thousands of tropical plants, there is just something intoxicating [...]

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Slow & Steady: Turtles, Tourism…

Slow & Steady: Turtles, Tourism…

June 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

SLOW AND STEADY: TURTLES, TOURISM, AND TOMORROW Bocas is a paradise for more than just people – it is also one of the most important regions of sea turtle nesting habitat within the Gran Caribe. Inconveniently for its shelled denizens, the region’s history and culture has deep roots in the capture and consumption of marine [...]

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Giddy Up: The Horse Tour with Dave Hopper

Giddy Up: The Horse Tour with Dave Hopper

March 1, 2013 | By | 1 Comment

Giddy Up: The Horse Tour with Dave Hopper by Casie Dean Upon arriving at the pickup location, one is greeted with an earnest smile and hearty handshake from the man himself, Dave Hopper, founder of The House Tour on Isla Cristobal. The boat ride to this adventure takes you directly to Dave’s home on San [...]

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