El Sitio Hotel Restaurant Playa Venao Panama

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El Sitio Hotel Restaurant and Bar in Playa Venao Panama will be the host Saturday night Nov 24th of Pucha Garcia's 2013 Calendar Premier Party.  El Sitio is one of only two hotels right in front of the main surf break at Venao. The complex also has Extreme Surf Shop, owned by Panamanian surf champ Gary Saavedra, a hostel called La … [Read more...]

Fetching fresh water in San Blas, Panama

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Getting fresh water to the islands in San Blas is a task.  There isn't any infrastructure in this part of the country so fresh water for bathing and cooking has to be fetched.  First the boat gets loaded with the empty water barrells and the trip through the sea to the river begins.  Tie the boat up to a tree and start your  precarious … [Read more...]

Isla Perro – Dog Island in San Blas, Panama

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Dog Island is a small mostly uninhabited island located near the Achutupu Community in the San Blas Archipelago in Panama.  It is named after the three dogs that are the only residents on the island.  These perros (dogs) offer visitors  a tail wagging, warm and excitied welcome to the island that is perfect for sunning, swimming and … [Read more...]