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Topic: Heading to Panama/Bocas Del Toro anyone want to go?

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By:

rik

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RE: Heading to Panama/Bocas Del Toro anyone want to go?

« on: November 15 2007 21:11:00 »

yeah man please get in touch   peace  Rik

By:

roba

RE: Heading to Panama/Bocas Del Toro anyone want to go?

« Reply #1 on: November 16 2007 13:11:00 »

When?
  I have never been there but i a dream to surf it

By:

Gabriel

RE: Heading to Panama/Bocas Del Toro anyone want to go?

« Reply #2 on: November 25 2007 09:11:00 »

Hello Dan, a friend and i will go to Bocas in December and we`d want more infos about your home, (cabinas?) how much it coust? Can you help us there? Thanks

By:

steve

RE: Heading to Panama/Bocas Del Toro anyone want to go?

« Reply #3 on: November 25 2007 18:11:00 »

May be planning a surf trip late Feb. early March.  Can you send me some particulars?



By:

jesse

RE: Heading to Panama/Bocas Del Toro anyone want to go?

« Reply #4 on: January 08 2008 07:01:00 »

Dan,  will you be in Bocas the middle of March?

By:

pat

RE: Heading to Panama/Bocas Del Toro anyone want to go?

« Reply #5 on: January 10 2008 10:01:00 »

I have heard conflicing views on the crowds at bocas del toros, just wondering if you could shed some light.

By:

Jakeyboy75

RE: Heading to Panama/Bocas Del Toro anyone want to go?

« Reply #6 on: January 30 2008 03:01:00 »

Just come back from Costa Rica and a short trip to Bocas Del Toro. There are some good quality waves there but it's inconsistent and there is not much to do between swells. I have to say I found it the least friendly of everywhere I went in Central America - there are too many crack heads with nothing to do, and the locals generally seemed un-interested and a little grumpy. We stayed on Bastimentos Island and constantly felt uncomfortable. There have been a couple of machete attacks on tourists there recently and a white girl got raped, all on the remote and barely worth surfing back beach (20 mins walk from the village) - it's a tiny, tiny place remember. Yes it's charming but it's dangerous and a bit limited.



By:

Jakeyboy75

RE: Heading to Panama/Bocas Del Toro anyone want to go?

« Reply #7 on: January 30 2008 03:01:00 »

I'm not saying don't go there, it is beautiful and it has some O.K waves - just be prepared to sit and wait and watch your back. It ain't cheap for Central America - more expensive than C.R (with the exception of Santa Theresa) and the much more than the rest of Panama. Getting around involves expensive boat trips -and with no other option, they got you by the short and curlies.


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