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Isla Colón Street Renovation Project and The Community Reaction

On Friday January 22, 2021, government officials, private consultants and residents of Bocas del Toro gathered to discuss the design phase of an…


Los requisitos para ingresar a Panamá debido al COVID-19

Panamá empezó a recibir vuelos internacionales el día…

A close up of a COVID-19 swab test.

COVID-19 Testing in Panama After Visiting Bocas del Toro

COVID-19 testing in Panama and Bocas del Toro – the details are explained here. DISCLAIMER: This article was published on January 20, 2021 and…


Panama Will Receive the 40,000 Doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine January 18-25

On January 4, the Minister of External Relations Erika Mouynes announced that some time between January 18 and 25, 2021, Panama will be…


Gender Shopping Confusion in Panama Supermarkets – Are There Still Restrictions in Bocas del Toro?

The Ministry of Health announced earlier in December a series of measures to be implemented over the holiday season and into January 2021…


12 Cases of COVID-19 on the Islands of Bocas del Toro – December 28, 2020 (Full Panama Report)

COVID-19 Epidemiological Report in Bocas del Toro and Panama – December 28, 2020 Featured image courtesy of Alfredo Jurado Photography…


Total Quarantine Jan 9 and 10 in Panama Nationwide, Stricter Measures Jan 4-14 for Only Panama City Area

Panama Health Minister Luis Francisco Sucre held a press conference on December 27th, 2020 announcing  new restrictions for the first two weeks of…


Bocas del Toro Christmas Miracles 2020 

Another year passes, and it’s another Caribbean Christmas in the record books for Bocas del Toro. This year there were no