No Panama travel trip is complete without a visit or a sail through the Panama Canal.
Backpacking travel stories and traveling tips for visiting Panama.
The Gulf of Chiriquí is a part of Panama that encompasses Coiba National Park and Golfo de Chiriquí National Park. There are dozens of islands in this Gulf. We visited Gamez Island for a day in our own personal paradise of snorkeling, climbing and swimming.
Culture and art is best represented in Central America by the old American school buses that have customized and painted in glaring colors. The art on these buses is taken seriously and those details are captured well in this short Travel Video from Jason and Aracely of 2Backpackers.com. Enjoy the show! (more…)
Boquete is located in the Province of Chiriqui, Panama’s most southwestern region. Boquete lies 1,200 meters (4,000 feet) above sea level and it’s volcano, Baru, reaches an elevation of 4,000 meters. The Capital of the Chriqui Province is David, which is only a 45 minute drive from Boquete. David is Panama’s third largest city (after […]