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    Mature Shar-Pei seeking home

    Mature Shar-Pei seeking home

    If you are thinking about adding a furry member to your family, but are not sure if you want to housebreak and train a puppy, you need to meet this guy!

    Are you ready for High Season?

    Are you ready for High Season?

    It’s that time again… time to think about how your business can reach more people this year! Advertise in print and online from just $99 *pre-sale price.

    Restaurant robberies in Coclé

    Restaurant robberies in Coclé

    The public ministry and national police have reported the popular restaurant, Los Camisones, located on the Interamerican highway in Cocle, was robbed Monday on November 6th.

    Sinaproc issues wave warning Nov. 8 - 12

    Sinaproc issues wave warning Nov. 8 - 12

    The Panamanian Pacific Beaches will receive swell for the holidays! The waves, expected to arrive Wednesday night through the weekend, have caused Panama’s National Civil Protection System (Sinaproc) to issue a prevention warning.

    My Panamanian Pride

    My Panamanian Pride

    Roberto Diaz was born in Panama and has subsequently lived in many countries throughout the world. He returned to raise his family in his home country, choosing the beaches area.

    The long weekend traffic plan

    The long weekend traffic plan

    Starting Thursday November 2rd, 25 thousand members of the Panamanian public force will be on duty as part of the country’s “special transit operation.”

    Panama National News

    Timeline set for Beach Corridor

    Timeline set for Beach Corridor

    Over the next four years, the country of Panama aims to improve connectivity and road infrastructure from Panama City to the Pacific Beach area.

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    5 tropical Thanksgiving hacks

    5 tropical Thanksgiving hacks

    Cooking American Thanksgiving in Panama this year? Here are a few simple holiday hacks to make your Thanksgiving dinner in the tropics one to remember.

    A request for 107 hectares on Isla de Cañas

    A request for 107 hectares on Isla de Cañas

    The Ministry of Environment is currently reviewing a request for the concession of 107 hectares in the Wildlife Refuge of Isla de Cañas and will hold a public consultation in Los Santos on November 14th, 2017.

    November 3 in Panama, Separation or Independence?

    November 3 in Panama, Separation or Independence?

    November 3rd is often mistakenly called "Independence Day" in Panama, but it’s important to note that November 3rd is not technically a day to marking Panama’s independence, rather it marks "Panama’s separation from Colombia."

    Record-breaking bird migration

    Record-breaking bird migration

    890 thousand 42 birds migratory birds took to the sky October 31st, 2017, the largest amount recorded in one day Audubon Society of Panama.

     2000 hatchlings released in Cambutal

    2000 hatchlings released in Cambutal

    2,000 sea turtles hatchlings born in artificial nurseries were released Saturday, September 16th on the coast of Cambutal, in the province of Los Santos. The hatchlings were the first to be released of the 32 thousand eggs in Cambutal nurseries. 

    Folklore dancers travel to Costa Rica

    Folklore dancers travel to Costa Rica

    A group of folklore performers made of up youth from the San Carlos area in Panama West will prepare for their first performance outside the borders of Panama.

    Panama restaurants pass on the salt

    Panama restaurants pass on the salt

    The association of Restaurants in Panama (ARAP) and the Ministry of Health (Minsa) are working to the Panamanian population to pass on the salt.

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    Today's Events In Coronado and Panama's Pacific Coast

    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM: Hatha Yoga - El Litoral

    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Picasso Community Happy Hour

    • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Evening Hatha Yoga - El Litoral

    See the complete Events Calendar

    Tourist Places to Visit in Panama

    Boquete Panama

    San Blas Panama

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    Pearl Islands Panama (Contadora)

    Santa Catalina Panama

    Azuero Peninsula

    Puerto Armuelles Panama

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    Everything you need to know about Coronado Panama

    Panama School guide

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    Riptides - How to Identify and Escape

    Off Roading Playa Style Panama

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    Here is what you can find in Playa Community

    PLAYA COMMUNITY is a reliable source for daily Panama news in English. Read travel articles before you visit Panama to learn about the best beaches and mountain towns around Panama. Connect with expats in Coronado Panama and beyond. For beautiful beaches close to Panama City, take a vacation on the pacific coast at one the area’s top all inclusive resorts, Hotel Riu, Playa Blanca or Decameron Panama. Take a trip up to the mountains for a breathe of fresh air, visit El Valle, Boquete or Volcan Chiriqui and enjoy amazing coffee, ocean views, and rushing waterfalls. If it’s empty shorelines you seek, surf the beaches of Playa Venao and Pedasi Panama.

    Check in with us along the way to find great restaurants and Panama hotels. Once you explore Panama, we are certain you will want to stay. PLAYA COMMUNITY offers a variety of relocation resources including a complete Panama real estate directory giving you access to best beach and mountain properties on the market.

    Moving to Panama?, browse the classified ads for deals on used cars, furniture and more, and check the business directory to find services. Once you have settled in, check the tide table section for the best time to go to the beach!

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