Category Archives: Panama

Boquete, Panama activity: Gringo goes Off-Road

Boquete, Panama activity: Gringo goes Off-Road

Boquete, Panama is one of those infamous places in Panama for retirees and was high on my list for visiting.  Unfortunately I had to squeeze it in as a one day trip.  Fortunately, I didn’t find anything worth sticking around for. Boquete wasn’t bad, it was just a little slow for my tastes…  and a… Continue Reading

Panamanian Cock……  Fighter???

Panamanian Cock…… Fighter???

Allow me to introduce you to Stew.  Stew is a Panamanian cock fighter who was retired before his first real fight.  Stew may have had another name, but my introduction to Stew went something like “If YOU BOUGHT that FUCKING chicken, it better be going in a stew tonight!” “But baby, he’s a champion cock… Continue Reading

Doing Business in Panama – Good or Bad?

Doing Business in Panama – Good or Bad?

Failing Business in Panama From Bocas Del Toro, to David, to Puerto Armuelles….  business in Panama was not exactly booming.  In fact, most of what I saw for business in Panama was not holding up well at all.  In all fairness, this is not including Panama City or some of the other current economic hotspots.… Continue Reading

Hooked On Panama – review

Hooked On Panama – review

Hooked on Panama: Resort and Fishing Lodge Hooked On Panama is a remote fishing retreat near Puerto Armuelles, Panama.  From Puerto Armuelles you take about a 20-30 minute trip following Panama’s Pacific coastline on half destroyed roads leading to what you might expect must be an isolated paradise. Chances are, when you arrive you will… Continue Reading

Overview of Panama

Overview of Panama

Inspiration in Panama I’ve been looking deep for the inspiration to write about my recent trip to Panama.  I do have some interesting stories to share, but the truth is that I didn’t find Panama to be very inspirational at all.  To be fair, I only saw a small portion of the country during my… Continue Reading