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What’s Doing In Bocas Del Toro

What’s Doing In Bocas Del Toro

Bocas Del Toro is a sleepy surfer town located in the Northwestern region of Panama on the Caribbean side. It is comprised of nine main islands and many smaller ones with no development. All Panamanians regard Bocas Del Toro as the place to relax and enjoy the beaches, water, and people. A few days here will serve you well and provides for a nice break from the hustle and bustle …

Hotel Palma Royal, Bocas Del Toro, Panama – Review

Hotel Palma Royal, Bocas Del Toro, Panama – Review

Despite the fact that I had no reservation, I was able to secure a room at the Hotel Palma Royal upon arrival.  As a matter of fact, check-in was easy.  The front-desk clerk was very pleasant and welcoming and spoke English (much to my relief).
My room, number 403, was on the top floor of the hotel and afforded a great view of the local harbor and my favorite local hangout, …

The Bristol, Panama City Hotel – Review

The Bristol, Panama City Hotel – Review

Yearning for a contrasting hospitality experience in Panama City, I decided, on a whim I must add, on the Bristol Hotel. The Bristol, located in the financial district only 4 blocks from Hotel Manrey, is a member of the Leading Hotels Of The World and has just over 50 guest rooms. The Bristol provides for a traditional lodging experience focusing on demanding business travelers and those searching for classic service …

Hotel Manrey, Panama City Review

Hotel Manrey, Panama City Review

In search of trendy and hip lodging, I booked a three-night stay at the newly constructed boutique hotel, Hotel Manrey. Hotel Manrey is located on Calle Uruguay in Bella Vista, a central street that comes alive at night as supported by Panama City’s young jet-setting crowd. With many top restaurants and nightlife both within the hotel and steps from the lobby, it seemed like the appropriate fit to launch my …

What’s Doing In Panama City

What’s Doing In Panama City

Serving as the capital and largest city in the country, Panama City benefits from rich cultural diversity, strong economic potential, and a deep history. Panama City boasts a population of almost two million inhabitants and is the country’s epicenter for business and future development. As of this review, the entire city is under constant development with major international players wanting a piece of the action.
Nearly every corner of the city …