Panama Hat on the beach at Buenaventura Resort. Photo by Johanna Read

I’ve been lucky to visit Panama twice, and wow, did it ever change between 2013 and 2018!

The country is very diverse: Panama City has more skyscrapers than most cities in the world, you can hike in the cool mountains, and swim, scuba and snorkel on the countries both coasts — the Caribbean (e.g. Bocas del Toro) and the Pacific (e.g.  Rio Hato, south of Panama City, and on Las Perlas, the Pearl Islands). Stories so far:

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My second trip to Panama was a hosted press trip but, as always, the opinions I write are my own and no one from the PR firm or businesses that hosted me ever review or approve anything I write.


Casco Viejo