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This Friday’s eclipse had a total duration of 3 hours, 28 minutes, and 23 seconds making it the longest since1440, the eclipse was visible in Panama at approx. 4:30 a.m.
The Panama Longboard Classic and market will take place December 4th & 5th at Playa Caracol in Punta Chame. The day will be full of surfing, activities for kids, a market, and good vibes!
This holiday season there is a new option for a special dinner at the beach. Caelo Beach Restaurant in San Carlos offers prix-fixe menus for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve (take away), and New Years’ eve
The Pacific Coast of Panama is one of the most underrated destinations for longboard waves in Central America. Perhaps because of Costa Rica’s head start in surf tourism,
Stop in at Coronado Frame and Foto located Ricon del Chef Plaza in Coronado, this month to see artwork by Panamanian artist Margaret Amar and batiks by Judy Fears’.
Mike Alejandro Prada Peña better known as "Mini Mike", is a 12-year-old Venezuelan surfer who grew up surfing in Bocas del Toro, Panama. Help him achieve his goal of reaching the World Cup of surfing.
The third Latin American Surf Association Professional Tour took place last week at Punta Roquitas a world-renowned break in Miraflores, Lima. Panamanian surfer Tao Rodríguez won first in his category
Caelo Beach Restaurant is a gastro experience not to be missed when visiting the Pacific Beaches of Panama. Located inside the gated community of Punta Caelo in San Carlos, reservations are required.
The holidays start in November in Panama, however November 2nd will come with restrictions on parties the sale of liquor in the district of Chame.
If you are looking for information on events in Coronado Panama. The best way to stay informed is to join the Coronado Social Association. Here are the events in Coronado for Halloween 2021 from CASA.
The fourth Crossing of the Isthmus 2021 took place this month with a record of 370 cyclists racing the passage from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean.
Panama took home three medals from the bicentennial Surf festival that took place October 14th until the 17th in Chiquimulilla, Guatemala. The wins were in Stand-up Paddle Racing and Women’s Open.
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Metro and Chiriquí enter the final round of Panama’s national baseball series, Tuesday, November 9th, 2021. The first to win four games will win the title 78th National Major Baseball Championship.
Cortizo’s partial veto of bill 544 reforming Panama’s Electoral Code only addressed one article, despite citizens’ concerns with four articles detrimental to equality and democracy in Panama.
Panama’s national assembly has unanimously passed Bill 153 that will regulate the use of medical cannabis. The bill will allow research into the use of the plant as an alternative to pain medication.
Flights from Canada to the Scarlett Martinez International Airport in Río Hato, will begin starting November 12th, 2021. Sunwing Airlines announced the return of the Playa Blanca route from Toronto.
Vaccinated travelers will not be required to present a negative covid-19 test in Panama as of September 1st, 2021 unless they have traveled through a high-risk country in the last 15 days.
As of October 1, 2021, the Panama tourist visa will be cut in half, from 180 to 90 days, according to the National Immigration Service.
Panama announced fully vaccinated travelers entering Panama can circulate freely without quarantine by presenting a single negative test upon entry, starting Monday, July 26th, 2021.
Sunday, July 18th more mobility restrictions came into effect in the provinces of Panama Oeste and Veraguas. In the province of Panama West, San Carlos and La Chorrera are the districts affected.
The Ministry of the Environment (Miambiente) announced they would suspend tourist activities in Venas Azules Portobelo due to ecological damage caused by human activities.
Panama has announced a curfew for the districts of Donoso and Gualaca and Chepo, Las Tablas, and Chitré starting July 12th.
Starting Saturday, July 3rd, 2021 Dry Law will be in effect for the entire province of Panama West from 10:00 p.m. on Saturday until 4:00 a.m. on Monday, again.
Panama’s Minister of Health, Luis Francisco Sucre said Tuesday, June 29, that the districts of La Chorrera, Penonomé, and Pesé will enter a total quarantine on Sundays.
There was a large explosion Sunday morning in the Las Terrazas de Coronado shopping center in the Chame district, Panama Oeste province. There was damage to a least 10 locals.
Panama celebrated World Ocean Day 2021 by creating a policy to protect Panama’s ocean diversity. on World Ocean Day, a decree was signed to triple the size of Coiba’s marine protected area.
The Ministry of Commerce and Industries (MICI) says mining will be an “important pillar of the country’s post-pandemic economy," designating 25,000 hectares of protected land for mining concessions.
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