Birdwatching: Hummingbirds

Panama’s birds are not shy.  Depending on the season, location and luck you can expect to see many different species in one day.   Of all the vast variety of bird species in Panama, the hummingbirds are of our favorite.  There are more than three hundred species of hummingbirds in Panama constituting the family Trochilidae,…

Quotes for the week

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes. – Marcel Proust One’s destination is is never a place, but rather a new way of seeing things.  – Henry Miller

Carnivals in Panama

By Juliette Darmon Experience a Latin America Carnival in Panama! That’s the most awaited date of the Panamanian calendar, and this, since the 1900’s! Real National Day for four days (before the Ash Wednesday), the whole country is part of the Carnival, and even the littler locality has its own animations! Dances, costumes, music, salsa,…

Sublime Incentives with EcoCircuitos

By Annie Young J. Incentive travel is becoming more popular in Panama since recently. We saw last year, more clients interested in real and authentic experiences for their Incentives, Rewards and Recognitions. The trend is changing and we have to be more innovative and creative to bring more quality incentives to Panama and EcoCircuitos is…

Gastronomy experience in Panama

By Juliette Darmon There is no culture without gastronomy! But too often and unfortunately, people tend to think that a gastronomy tour vulgarly means eating all day… But here is the mistake! Gastronomy fully takes part of a cultural journey! It’s a real rich and unmissable experience for a complete trip! Of course the main…

Jazz Festival in Panama

By Juliette Darmon For the 14th edition, the Jazz Festival takes place in Panama City, from the 10th to the 14th of January 2017. This celebration is a cultural project where the creativity, exchange, talent and inspiration made of this event a real international reference which welcomes more than 20 thousand people each year. For…

Escape to Veracruz Beach

At only 30 minutes away from Panama city, this little hidden beach named Playa Venado at Veracruz is a really nice place to relax a Saturday or Sunday. Located in an area known for its several bars and restaurants, you will be immersed in a reggae, relaxed and casual atmosphere.  Fried fish and ceviche is…

Escape the winter to Panama

There are many reasons to visit Panama. You have probably already thought of the Panama Canal, which is one of the world’s most famous feats of modern engineering. Maybe you have considered the exotic jungles or the weather, which is warm year round. But there is much more to discover in Panama! Cultural Diversity – The…

CHRISTMAS TIME AND NEW YEAR IN PANAMA

What would you say to spend Christmas’ holidays in Panama? Far away from cold, discovering a new culture, relaxing on white sand beaches, snorkel, wearing swimsuits and shorts, that’s what is expecting you if you choose to celebrate Christmas and New Year in Panama! Try a snowman made in sand, taste fresh fish and seafood,…

GAMBOA RAINFOREST AND APPC

By Juliette Darmon Nature, wild animals, birds, rainforest, amazing views… What a beautiful day in Gamboa, less than one hour away from the city! Asociación Panamericana para la conservación (APPC) center rescues threatened wild animals finding in the middle of the jungle to save, care and heal them all year long before putting them back…

Zoom on Casco

By Juliette Darmon Spending a week-end in Casco is always so pleasant! Take some time to walk around and you will discover so many hidden places…! During a free day, let’s try the hidden Mediterranean restaurant Siroco to have lunch, in the middle of the historic Casco Antiguo. With its private and cozy terrace, you…