Inauguration of the amplification of Causeway

By Raffaele Capomolla Last Saturday the President of the Republic of Panama Juan Carlos Varela inaugurated the amplification of the “Calzada de Amador” or also called “Causeway”, which has been constructed to increase the touristic potential in this iconic area. The Causeway counts with playgrounds, sports fields, resting places, hotels and restaurants. Walking through Causeway…

A day in the Tropical Rainforest

By Raffaele Capomolla Yesterday the EcoCircuitos team had the great pleasure to offer a morning rainforest tour to a group of travelers from Australia.  This group has been exploring different sights of Panama and yesterday  they have a wonderful day in the Rainforest.  We want to share with you some of the pictures of this…

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

Little getaway in a fresh start Eco Lodge, in Cocle Province.

By Juliette Darmon From panama, early on the morning, we set out to discover a fresh start Eco Lodge, in Cocle province: Villa Tavidá After three hours’ drive, we arrived in this little paradise, where the tranquility and calmness overwhelmed us. At once exiting the car, we were immersed in a relaxing universe, so quiet,…

Educationa and Academic tours

What is Authenticity? Take as an example a photo you took of an indigenous woman in colorful clothes during your travels and imagine looking at it at home. Imagine knowing this woman’s story, having experienced her every-day life and the beauty of her culture and traditions. Imagine the difference it would make, if you would…

Going where the wind blows

By:  Carina Forster – Intern from Austria Punta Chame is one of Panama`s best kitesurfing spots and has made its name to the world for its excellent conditions from November to April. The spot is a strap of land with constant N-NE and side-onshore wind, perfectly suitable for all levels, as you will always end…

Panama: Naturally close to you

Panama is one of the most biologically diverse areas in the world. Its unique ecology stems in part from its connection to the two continents that created a bridge that made it easier for animals and plants to migrate between North and South America. Scientists believe that the formation of the Isthmus of Panama is…