Crossroads of the Americas
The estimated percentage of Panama economy generated by the Panama Canal.
Number of islands in Panama throughout the Caribbean Sea, and Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.
Percentage of protected land in Panama.
Panama Stories, Information, and Opinion
Today is Panama Independence Day – the first of two such celebrations and an entire month of patriotic pride in Panama. We celebrate the only… Read More »Happy Independence Day and 118th Birthday, Panama!
As the UK drops its Red List and lets travel to and from Panama restart, we keep on asking when will they recognize Central American… Read More »As the UK Finally Scraps the “Red List”, will it also Recognize Central America’s Vaccine Programs?
A look at the Panama data privacy laws that took affect in early 2021, and how they protect the data and online privacy of its… Read More »What Do Panama Data Privacy Laws Look Like?
Two Fundamental Questions for British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps about Central America Travel to the UK
As most Central America travel to the UK opens up again from October 11, we have two fundamental questions for British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps.… Read More »Two Fundamental Questions for British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps about Central America Travel to the UK
Costa Rica comes off UK Red List: The UK takes Costa Rica off its much-criticized Red List while leaving Panama on. In a surprise about-turn… Read More »Costa Rica Comes Off UK Red List (While Panama Stays On)
Panama to offer vaccine tourism packages from October 1. If you’re unvaccinated, you can come to Panama for at least two nights and get your… Read More »Panama to Become Latin America’s First Vaccine Tourism Destination from October 1
Unvaccinated travelers from Costa Rica, Guatemala, the United States, and other countries must now quarantine for three days (72-hours) upon arrival in Panama. Last night,… Read More »Panama to Quarantine Unvaccinated Travelers from Costa Rica, Guatemala, and the United States
The length of a Panama tourist visa will be cut in half from 180 to 90 days, according to the National Immigration Service. Bad news… Read More »Panama Tourist Visa Cut in Half from 180 to 90 Days
Remote worker Lannette Magaly, aka Mz. Digital Nomad, lists some of her favorite places to work in Bocas del Toro, Panama. This article contains some… Read More »My Favorite Remote Work Spots in Bocas del Toro, Panama