Hotel la Preferida Almirante Panama

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When I first started traveling to Bocas del Toro everyone warned me not to stay in Almirante and no one knew of a hotel. Everyone that I knew would just drive through the night and arrive early in the am to catch the ferry if they were bringing their car over. Pucha and I decided to take a chance and see if we could find a hotel. … [Read more...]

Dumpers Surf Bocas del Toro

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Named after the old garbage dump that use to be across the street from the surf break, Dumpers is one of Bocas del Toro's best left tubes. The wave comes in and ledges off a shallow reef, throwing a perfect barrel.  The wave continues along the reef long enough to get one or two turns in before one needs to eject due to the exposed … [Read more...]

Bocas del Drago Panama

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At the far side of Isla Colon directly opposite of Bocas Town and at the end of the road lies Bocas del Drago. Bocas del Drago is the quickest way to arrive to popular Playa Estrella. We spent a morning at Bocas del Drago, taking advantage of the good light, for a video shoot of Pucha Garcia with popular surf video clip producer Erik … [Read more...]