Panama Tourism

Isla Taboga: The perfect beach daytrip from Panama City!

Isla Taboga: The perfect beach daytrip from Panama City!

You may have heard of Isla Taboga. You may have not. But one thing’s for sure; this little island in the Panama Bay is one of the best-known secrets for both locals and expats, and is a gem of a beach escape just minutes from downtown Panama City. This island is...

How to find the perfect “dry season” beach escape in Panama!

How to find the perfect “dry season” beach escape in Panama!

Though it’s technically winter in the northern hemisphere, in Panama, January through March is considered “Summer” as it’s the hot, dry season. And while some Panamanians and expats may have vacation time, many who work are limited to being weekend warriors, who get...

On a budget? You can still enjoy Panama’s tourist-friendly Old City!

On a budget? You can still enjoy Panama’s tourist-friendly Old City!

Panama’s Casco Viejo neighborhood is one of the city’s most popular tourist attractions. It’s also home to the seat of Panama’s government, and one of the hottest areas for both residential and commercial real estate. In other words, Casco is the “place to be”, and...

Why “Green Season” is Still a Great Time of Year to Visit Panama

Why “Green Season” is Still a Great Time of Year to Visit Panama

Panama is a tropical country with a tropical climate, and that means that throughout the year, the weather is pretty predictable. While some may laugh at that assessment (often, it can rain out of nowhere), the “predictable” part of the weather is that during “green...

Check out these can’t-miss local landmarks in Panama City!

Check out these can’t-miss local landmarks in Panama City!

Panama City has plenty of must-see landmarks and things to do, but getting to visit them all in one trip can be a challenge. Whether it’s a taste of old world Panama in Casco, or a day spent at the majestic Miraflores Locks, there truly is something for every taste...

Escape to Boquete: Panama’s perfect mountain paradise

Escape to Boquete: Panama’s perfect mountain paradise

If you’ve visited Boquete, Panama before, you’ll understand why this title’s true. Boquete is one of the true treats of small-town Panama, popular with locals for centuries, and now a hot spot for tourism and expat relocation as well. Boquete is situated about a...

How to spend a day off in Panama City, a simple guide

How to spend a day off in Panama City, a simple guide

If you’re visiting Panama City for fun, work in Panama City, or here for work, chances are you’ll have some downtime. People all need time off, and when you’re not familiar with a new place, it can sometimes be a challenge to figure out how to spend it. Don’t worry!...

Chiriqui on the Rise: How Panama’s west is best for tourism

Chiriqui on the Rise: How Panama’s west is best for tourism

Panama’s tourism sector is a major reason why the local economy is so strong, but it may surprise you where it’s truly excelling. Far from the hustle and bustle of the capital city, and the tropical islands of the Caribbean coast, Chiriqui has carved a name out for...

Copa Airlines’ Low-Cost Panama Carrier: Wingo!

Copa Airlines’ Low-Cost Panama Carrier: Wingo!

Good news for travelers in Panama and Colombia! Copa Holdings, the parent company of Copa Airlines, has a low-cost airline based out of Panama City, that connects travelers with a variety of cheap, fun, international and domestic locations. This is huge for regional...