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Coíba is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and one of the most biodiverse regions on the planet

Aug 7, 2019

Located about an hour across the Gulf of Chiriqui by boat from Islas Secas, off Panama’s southern coast, the 503 sq km Coiba National Park is the biggest (appr. 500 square kilometers) island in Central America and the largest uninhabited island in all of Latin America. Together with the nearby mainland, the Bahia Honda area, it forms one …

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Panama is the first Central American country to ban single-use plastic bags

Jul 25, 2019

GREAT news! Panama became the first Central American nation to ban single-use plastic bags to try to curb pollution on its beaches and help tackle what the United Nations has identified as one of the world’s biggest environmental challenges. Under the ban, grocery stores, pharmacies, and retailers in Panama must stop using traditional polyethylene plastic …

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Mariano Rivera’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony + COPA Airlines’ Cooperstown Latin Fest

Jul 15, 2019

This calls to celebrate Mariano Rivera, a legendary Panamanian baseball player who broke record throughout his storied career will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Notably, Rivera is the first player in Major League history to be unanimously elected. The pitcher Mariano Rivera, who hails from Panama, will be honored at the COPA AIRLINES’ …

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Panama is a great destination for family trips!

Jun 25, 2019

Although not very big in size, Panama is full of rich and diverse experiences to offer to all of its visitors. Panama is all about experiences that combines landscapes, traditions, cultures and ecosystems. Please take a look at this article of Family Traveller, with some unique experiences that you can get visiting Panama, by accessing …

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Why Panama Is the Place to Go in 2019

Jun 14, 2019

Although not very big in size, Panama is full of rich and diverse experiences to offer to all of its visitors. Each of the ten provinces has its own landscapes, traditions, cultures, and ecosystems. Panama is the Isthmus that changed the world more than 60 million years ago when it becomes a bridge between two …

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Tourism Promotion of Panama in Boston, New York, and Washington DC

May 23, 2019

The Tourism Authority of Panama, together with the International Tourism Promotion Fund of Panama, COPA Airlines, and the Consulate General of Panama in New York, held from May 13 to 17 of 2019, the Panama Tourism Roadshow, a series of events dedicated to the tourist promotion of Panama in Boston, Washington DC, and New York. …

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Panamanian artist Eduardo Navarro selected to participate in the Residency Unlimited Program

Apr 4, 2019

We are very proud to inform that the renowned Panamanian artist Eduardo Navarro has been selected to participate in the Residency Unlimited Program, sponsored by the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, NY in collaboration with PEANA, NY. Eduardo Navarro stands out among Panamanian masters as a champion of expressionism in the contemporary fine arts of the New …

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Panama among the top ten countries of the Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2019

Nov 21, 2018

Lonely Planet has revealed it’s annual list of the best destinations, regions, and cities for 2019 and Panama has been selected for it! This annual bestseller ranks the hottest, must-visit countries, regions, cities and best-value destinations for 2019. Lonely Planet’s staff are self-confessed travel geeks, and they collectively rack up hundreds of thousands of miles …

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