Santa catalina

Santa Catalina, more than a fishing village

Santa Catalina is a sleepy town 30 minutes from Sona, in the province of Veraguas. It is best known as a place for surfing, diving and fishing. It is close to the National Marine Park of Coiba Island, named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2005, encompassing the largest live reef on the Western



A normal day at the office, a fishing tale

A normal day at the office, a fishing tale   By Angelo Solanilla angelo@pacificadvent.com     Like hundreds of thousands of Panamanians, I set up the alarm clock before going to sleep. Tomorrow I have to wake up early to go to work. Time flies, the alarm bleeps at 4:00 a.m., I cannot believe it,

Tours & Places

world cup burgers

World Cup burgers

World Cup burgers   The World Cup fever is invading the country and hotels and restaurants have decided to pay homage to the Red Tide (Marea Roja), the nickname of the Panamanian soccer team, with special burgers, which are red and flavorsome.   The Saril Burger, a specialty of Le Meridien Hotel on Balboa Avenue,

Rep of Panama

El Valle of Anton

Tourist revitalization of El Valle Anton

Tourist revitalization of El Valle Anton   The El Valle Anton Tourist Revitalization Project, in Cocle province, which will cost $4,434,358, has begun. This is the second biggest investment made by the Panama Tourism Authority in the interior and will be built by the Consorcio RC-Metrologik.   This project contemplates the construction of urban infrastructure


Climate Change

Companies must take action to mitigate the effects of climate change. This should be considered as a priority, “not an option”, because it is threatening the profitability of enterprises. This was agreed by a group of experts who convened in Panama. The problem was discussed in the celebration of the V Sustainability Forum entitled “Profitability


Handicraft Fair

Traditions and art at the Handicraft Fair

The National Handicraft Fair is one of the most anticipated events of the year, where nationals, foreigners and tourists can find original gifts, that special item to decorate their homes or just taste authentic Panamanian food. The fair will take place from Wednesday 13 to Sunday, June 17 at the Atlapa Convention Center.   More