|Mid range bottle of wine||$6.50|
|Loaf of white bread||$1.57|
|Local draught beer||$1.00|
|Cinema, international release, 1 seat||$4.50|
|Chicken breasts at the market||$6.81|
|Gasoline (1 liter)||$1.08|
Do you want to have some fun in the sun? Grab cheap flights to Bocas del Toro and experience a vacation unlike any other. This is a town situated along the southern tip of Panama’s Colon Island in the beautiful Caribbean Sea. The town is considered a tourist resort with only about 13,000 residents as of 2008 census. There are actually few people living on the island since the mainland offers cheaper standard of living. Traveling to the island from the mainland is through boat. Tourists can either fly or take the boat going to the island. There are various boat services which allow tourist to go to different diving spots and islands around the archipelago. There are daily flights to Bocas del Toro airport from Panama city and other nearby major cities.
Take a trip to this beautiful island in the Caribbean any time of the year. Considered as one of Panama’s popular tourist destinations, Bocas del Toro is a perfect destination for those who want to just laze under the sun and enjoy the glorious white beaches. Touring the town is easy and most often the important tourist attractions are just within walking distance away.
Take a 20 minute boat ride to Bastimentos Island National Marine Park. This is one of the most famous eco tours you can get at Bocas del Toro. Enjoy a laid back Caribbean vibe as you watch the big waves. If you want a quite place with very few tourists then this is the place to go. This is also perfect for family outings. The tour is inexpensive with friendly and courteous staff.
You can also visit the Finca Los Monos Botanical Garden which is located on Isla Colon. Enjoy a huge collection of various plants including gingers, palms, spices, ornamentals, and more. Other must visit destinations while in Bocas del Toro include the Playa Estrella, Red Frog Beach, Isla Zapatillas, and the Parque Nacional Marino Isla Bastimentos. If you love to watch dolphins play, then a quick visit to the Dolphin Bay Preserve is a must. Enjoy a boat ride and watch the dolphins play in their natural habitat. You can also enjoy jungle hiking while trying some fresh cacao and more.
There are many hotels in Bocas Del Toro for travelers who want to stay and enjoy the place. The Garden of Eden Inn is considered as the Travelers’ Choice for 2013. Another hotel is the Hotel Oasis located in Carenero Island. Other hotels include the Tropical Suites which is situated in the town of Bocas Del Toro. Save some money by getting a room which offer only cold water showers. Having hot water will cost you a bit more, but who needs hot water in this warm place anyway? Experience an exciting getaway and book cheap flights to Bocas del Toro today.