The San Blas Islands: From Panama to Colombia by speedboat

San Blas

Still today it is not possible to cross the border between Panama and Colombia by land. There is a thick jungle inhabited by guerillas and drug traffickers and a road to connect these two countries doesn’t exist. This leaves two possibilities: The first one is to fly and the second one is to do a […]

Santa Catalina: A sleepy fishing village with charm

Santa Catalina ist one of the most popular beach towns along the Pacific coast of Panama. Especially surfers visit this remote place west of Santiago. Many of them end up staying for weeks and enjoy a lifestyle of surf, eat, sleep, repeat. We too were fascinated by Santa Catalina. Backpackers with surfboards go alongside with […]