Colombian Marriage Proposals in Panama

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I had been here in Pedasi a few months and was getting a little bored. Retirement is wonderful, but after a while of not having much to do, I was running out of things to keep me occupied. I had planted flowers, painted the house, furnished it, baked home made bread and created recipes for pies with local tropical fruits. I was … [Read more...]

Pedasi Palms – Condo’s in Pedasi

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Growing up around the beautiful beaches of Perdido Key, Florida I can appreciate the convenience of condo style living. A few times in my life I have lived on or near the beach in a condominium. Want to take a quick dip in the pool yet not worry about keeping it clean, maintaining healthy ph, skimming leaves or vacuuming the bottom? … [Read more...]

Pacific Coast, Fishing and the Freshest Catch Around, Pedasi, Panama

Pacific Coast, Fishing and the Freshest Catch Around, Pedasi, Panama

Being born and raised on the Gulf Coast of Florida I know and love fresh seafood.  So when the hankering for fish hit me I took a trip just down the road to Playa Arenal and waited for the boats to come in. Playa Arenal is the first beach you come to when driving through Pedasi.  Take a left at the filling station and follow the road … [Read more...]

Beach trip with friends, Playa el Toro, Pedasi, Panama

Playa el Toro, Peadasi, Panama

Nothing is better than a trip to the beach with friends.  Playa el Toro is my neighborhood beach and a few weeks ago I made the 20 minute walk to it.  My friend Scotti came with me! Click through the gallery below to see Scotti and I having a blast at the beach! ~Lauren   … [Read more...]

Residencial Pedasi

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For me, few Pedasi hotels strike up as many fond memories as the Residencial Pedasi. Not that the Residencial is the most luxurious or fancy hotel in town, just that I have had many friends from home or met many travelers whom became new friends that were staying at the Residencial. The hotel has large, clean, comfortable rooms, each with … [Read more...]

Playa El Arenal Volunteer Beach Clean Up Pedasi

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Last saturday there was a volunteer beach clean up at Playa el Arenal, Pedasi.  Playa el Arenal is the launching point for Pedasi fishermen, tours to beautiful Isla Iguana and for area whale watching. The beach clean up was a big success.  The Pedasi Scouts showed up in full force along with a large group of local kids and many of the … [Read more...]

Playa Arenal Ranchito Pedasi

Playa Arenal, Pedasi, Los Santos, Isla Iguana, Beer, Food, Panama, Travel

After moving to Pedasi and settling in, one of my first ventures with a local was to the beach of Playa Arenal. There (somewhat hidden) is a true Panamanian treasure. It is called the Ranchito. The Ranchito is operated by Lydia and Maglio along with help from other family members. There you can sit under the covered palm roof and enjoy a … [Read more...]

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Playa El Arenal Pedasi Isla Iguana

Isla Iguana from Playa Arenal

Playa Arenal is a small sandy beach boat mooring area in Pedasi where one catches boats to visit Isla Iguana, go whale watching, fishing or cruising. Most of the Pedasi captains make their living from a combination of touring and fishing out of playa Arenal.  Weekends are generally more busy with the Isla Iguana tours.  Down at the … [Read more...]

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