Category Archives: Panama

Panama Day 14- Boquette to Bocas De Toro

At this point we were kind of undecided on where to head next.. Neither of us were overly excited about Boquette (which turned out to be pretty cool) but mainly used it as mainly as a means to break up … Continue reading

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Panama Day 13- Feriade las Flores y Del Cafe

When we got back from hiking Volcano Baru, we were exhausted. We hadn’t slept and hardly eaten. After stuffing down a meal, we passed out. I woke up a couple hours later, again ravenous. I stuffed my face once again … Continue reading

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Panama Day 12- Santa Fe to Boquette

Getting to Boquette from Santa Fe was easy but took most of the day. We both got up early and I was ready by 8am so just chilled on a hammock waiting for my brother. Some time passed, and I … Continue reading

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Panama Day 13- Hike to Volcan Baru

Volcan Baru is the highest point in Panama. From the top, on a clear day, you are able to see both the Pacific Ocean and the Carribean Sea. The idea was to get to the top for sunrise. The hostel … Continue reading

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Panama Day 10 & 11 – Bermejo Falls

There is tons of hiking around here, and we found out they are pretty long hikes. Both took us most of the day (6-7 hours). However, this included time to get lost since the directions on both occasion were horrible. … Continue reading

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Panama Day 9- Rafting Santa Fe

We left the hostel around 11 to do river rafting. There were a couple options, but we opted for the cheaper place which was $7 per person plus $1 for the taxi ride back. Our plan was to go with … Continue reading

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Panama Day 8- Santa Catalina to Santa Fe

In the morning, we decided we would leave Santa Catalina. I was impartial to staying another day and relaxing or moving on. My brother didn’t like that it was super hot (90’s), and wanted to head somewhere cooler.  Santa Fe … Continue reading

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Panama Day 6- Isla Coiba

I ended up sleeping on a hammock, since my brother was sprawled out in the tent and it smelled like feet. I had a light sleeping bag and bug net with me so the bugs weren’t a problem, but I … Continue reading

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Panama Day 7- Santa Catalina

It was an open air room, and we had been concerned about mosquitoes, but we didn’t get bitten. It was a nice view to wake up to. The hostel was in a very nice location, on a peninsula. I had … Continue reading

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Panama Day 5- Santa Catalina to Isla Coiba

We left our hostel Hibiscus Garden 7am in order to make it to the dive shop by 8am. The drive was only about 20 minutes by a hostel provided shuttle, but we had to get food and water before we … Continue reading

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