How to select lightweight backpacking tents for the family

While the concept of camping in the exciting outdoors is adventure-filled indeed, some wise considerations need to motivate the purchase of the equipment.  A family would mean several occupants, the expected weather conditions, budgets and weight along with livability. The room inside the tent would be required for how many persons? Would a single tent […]

Hummingbirds Everywhere!

Years ago, I heard about a place in Potrerillos Arriba, that has an amazing amount of Hummingbirds. 5 years later, (shame on me) I gave this place a call and asked to come by with a friend of mine to check it out. Gail and Dennis were more than gracious with my request and we […]

Budget Travel Tips

You want to travel to Panama, but you’re on a tight budget. Here are a few tips that may help you: Flights and lodging will be cheaper if you come during the “off/rainy season”, which is May through October in Panama. Flights: Try to book your flights to travel during mid-week (Tuesday through Thursday) as […]