The town of Bocas Del Toro has nightlife and entertainment. There are multiple bars and restaurants, special events, and music so you can find something to do every night of the week.
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I've heard about water disruptions in La Paz. I've never lived there, but I do learn about these because I read the La Paz Gringos newsletter. In Los Cabos, there have been water disruptions as well. ... Read more
Here in Playa del Carmen, Yucatan, everything is built with concrete block. It’s all pretty basic and simple. It’s concrete block and tile floors. All interior walls are concrete blocks—eve... Read more
Puerto Vallarta was just a small little fishing village with a very small community here in Jalisco on the ocean with a beautiful bay when, in 1964, John Houston came down here to film the movie Night of the Iguan... Read more
A maid or a housekeeper in San Miguel de Allende can work four days a week while some maids work full time. The maid I hired works 25-30 hours a week for four days and costs 700 pesos (around US $35), which is typ... Read more
My Favorite Event in Boquete:
The Boquete Jazz and Blues Festival, A four day event you don’t want to miss!
A short history of the The Boquete Jazz an... Read more
Readers, it would take a novel to explain the best things about living and retiring in San Miguel de Allende: the lower cost of living, the abundance of restaurants, a never-ending calendar of cultural activities, the... Read more
Readers, when I first moved here to San Miguel de Allende, I spoke about as much Spanish as you. "Una cerveza, por favor," was my best phrase, obviously learned on the beaches of Mexico.
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The old saying goes that retirees move to Florida to die, they move to San Miguel de Allende to live! Expats here are vivacious, explorative, adventurous, curious, fun-loving, ... Read more
Boquete is almost a bilingual community.
You will always find help from locals or foreigners to speak Spanish or English. Panama's official language is Spanish, but Boqu... Read more
I am a food lover and love to cook. How I have learned shop where I live in Chiriquí, Panama
I have lived in the Boquete area of Panama for 13... Read more
Prices of homes, condos and apartments in or near Boquete vary.
Boquete has grown considerably since I moved here in 2004 and prices of land and homes have risen considerably. A... Read more