Cabañas Rolo Santa Catalina Panama

panama, santa catalina, diving, surfing, hotel, hostal

Cabañas Rolo is located in the town center of Santa Catalina on the main road heading down to the beach.  Rolo, the owner, is a local Panamanian born and breed in Santa Catalina.  He is known as a big wave surfer.  The photo to the left is of him in large Santa Catalina.  This picture has been floating around different magazines and … [Read more...]

Santa Catalina Panama Downtown

isla coiba dive, surfing

The first thing one notices in downtown Santa Catalina is that diving is king.  Nearly all the signs and a number of store fronts advertise diving and snorkeling in Isla Coiba.  I don't know who arrived first to this small town, traveling surfers looking for great waves or adventurous divers looking to go deep, either way both groups are … [Read more...]

Hotel Santa Catalina

veraguas, isla coiba, panama, la punta, surf, dive

As most people will notice from the content of my articles, the majority of my free time evolves around surfing.  This past weekend was no different.  My girl's son Kalani and his friend placed first and second in the last Discovering Surfing Talents contest and won gift certificates for the Hotel Santa Catlina. The boys were nice enough … [Read more...]