Category Archives: Panama

Hummingbird

A hummingbird photo from the central highlands of Panama rain forest.

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leaving Panama, arriving Costa Rica

I took an exciting boat ride along a banana canal from Bocas to Changinola. From there, I took a micro-bus to the border and walked across the railroad trestle across the river that marks the frontier between the two countries. … Continue reading

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Bastimentos

I went to Bastimentos because Bocas Town has a reputation as being loud and noisy, especially at night. The Island was tropical delight, but evening music followed me. The Island has a small town of the same name. A sidewalk … Continue reading

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People on the Bus

I spent a long day taking buses and water taxis to Bastimentos. On the way, I saw a family of indigenous people moving their household. I had a long travel day from the cloud-forest cabin to the tree-house hut on … Continue reading

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Birds of Panama Photos

This gallery contains 16 photos.

Here are photos of hummingbirds and other birds.

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Cerro Punto

Above Cerro Punto and Guadalupe is a charming international park. The jungle is dense, dark and exotic. Birds, including the quetzales, live in abundance. The air is cool. It’s called a cloud-forest (rather than a rain-forest). I liked the coolness … Continue reading

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Boquete

Boquete is a small town in a picturesque setting. Volcan Baru hovers over the town while Rio Caldera sweeps through it. The coffee tastes great. The large construction projects, gated communities and large tourism industry take away some of the … Continue reading

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