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Archive for the ‘Nightlife' Category

Is Panama Safe for Solo Female Travelers?

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Female Travlers by Waterfall in Panama

France has been writing on this blog for over a year. You can follow France and her adventures HERE… More and more recently, fellow female travelers to Panama contact me with one pressing question: Is it safe to travel here solo as a female? Many of our students are solo female travelers learning Spanish to…

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The Top 6 Panama Festivals You Cannot Miss

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Diablos fighting on Main Street of Bocas Town during Carnivals

Panama is filled with rich history and traditions that are celebrated in various festivals each year. However, if you aren’t aware beforehand, you might miss interesting opportunities to celebrate Panamanian culture. This list is by no means comprehensive of all the festivals in Panama, but here are some of my favorite ones: 6. Feria del…

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The 5 Best Places for Live Music in Bocas del Toro, Panama!

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Fusion Latin at Bubbas House in Bastimentos, Bocas del Toro, Panama

This article was researched by Keenan Hansen from Oregon with contributions and additional information from Izzlas Musica and Nicholas Correa, editor of The BocasBreeze, our local newspaper. Keenan is a professional musician that favors the guitar but also sings and plays the piano. He’s been accepted to the Berkley College of Music but is currently…

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My Top 5 Favorite Places to Go Out Dancing in Panama City

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Dancing and Partying in Panama City, Panama

There were 2 things that I noticed when I first moved to Panama: 1. Panamanians party hard 2. There is a Panamanian remix to every song, no matter the genre: pop, dancehall, kompa, etc. This mean that partying is an art-form here and the city comes alive after midnight (yes, unless it’s a day party,…

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3 Spots for 2016 Spring Break in Panama… the Smart Way!

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Habla Ya Spanish students hanging out in Bocas del Toro, Panama

Guys get moving: it’s almost that time of the year for the monumental rite of passage known as SPRING BREAK where college students and young adults from all over the world descend to the tropics for some serious beach time and P-A-R-T-Y! If you’re among the smarter ones, take advantage of the opportunity to experience…

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