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...]

Santa Catalina


Santa Catalina, Panama is internationally famous for its long powerful right hand reef break.  There are other activities available in Catalina, like great fishing and diving trips to Isla Coiba, but surfing is king.  La punta, as it's called by the locals, is one of the most consistent surf breaks and perfect waves, not only in Panama, … [Read more...]