Whale watching adventure in Azuero Peninsula

If you want to see humpback whales, the best place is Azuero Peninsula.   Every year thousands of humpback whales are swimming along the coastline of Panama as part of their migratory journey. They will pass Panama over a four months period, from July to October. This is an amazing opportunity to head out to the…

Whale Watching in Boca Chica: Featuring Bocas del Mar Lodge

Enjoy a luxurious bungalow room with panoramic views of the ocean and tropical gardens in the best boutique hotels in 2014. This is a magnificent place to view the migrating humpback whales. Whale Watching Ride in a fast and comfortable boat from the hotels private dock in Boca Chica, Chiriqui. Observe humpback whales in their…

The Submarine Explorer by Louie Celerier

The submarine “Explorer” is a submersible built by Julius H. Kroehl and Ariel Patterson in Brooklyn, New York for the Pacific Pearl Company in Panama. The keel was laid down in 1863, was completed in 1865 and placed in service in 1866. In 1869, the submarine was abandoned in the Pearl Islands Archipelago, where it…

Traveling to Guna Yala? the San Blas islands?

Our Guna Yala Expedition  involves hiking, camping, dugout boat and snorkeling.  Below some information for those interested in this amazing adventure. All participants must sign a Waiver and Release Form before the trip begins. MEDICAL MATTERS The trip leader is responsible for the safety of all trip members and he or she may withdraw or…

Women adventure week in Panama (June 18 – 24, 2016)

  An active outdoor program just for women during the week of June of 2016. This 7 day adventure includes: Beach combing in Bocas del Toro, active and cultural activities in the City and in the highlands of Panama, bilingual guides, and the fun of the City. Great opportunity for professional networking. This will have…

Learn to Surf in Panama! (Beginner and intermediate levels)

Surfers represent a diverse culture based on riding the waves. Some people practice surfing as a recreational activity while others make it the central focus of their lives.  For those who currently surf, or wish to learn to surf, Panama offers to the surfing enthusiast two oceans from which to choose, the Atlantic and Pacific….

Desfile de las Mill Polleras – Cultura y Tradición en Panamá

El Desfile de las Mil Polleras se celebrará en Las Tablas el sábado 10 de enero. Se espera la participación de más de 10,000 empolleradas, conjuntos musicales, murgas y tamboritos en un despliegue folclórico extraordinario. Con el desfile se mantienen vivas las tradiciones de vestir, tanto hombres como mujeres, el traje típico nacional. Para visitantes,…

Panama’s Geisha conquers Japan

From The Visitor During the last “Specialty Coffee of Japan” fair that took place last week in Tokyo, Panamanian producers of the coffee varietal known as “Geisha” secured over $400,000 worth of orders. The Panamanian producers arrived as part of a delegation sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce and Industries, a government agency intent on…

Panama Special Green Season Package: Cosmopolitan City and Beach Escape

Panama was rated as the #1 destination in the New York times article, “The 45 Places to See in 2012”.  You can´t miss this amazing destination and for low season we are offering a great deal: 6 days adventure from $699.00*  Arriving on Friday – Valid until August 19, 2012 Arrive in the exciting capital,…

Visit an Embera Community in Gatun Lake – A unique experience

by:  Anne Kehmeier, Intern Luckily I had the chance to join an exciting EcoCircuitos tour to the indigenous village of the Embera Drua people to get to know their lifestyles and traditions. Accompanied by a great naturalist guide we started our trip with a ride through the Canal Zone and the nice Soberania National Park…