Boquete Garden Inn March 8th 2012 After several days of rain, the sun finally came out. The grounds of the hotel are beautiful, with flowers and fruit trees, sculptures and hammocks. The flowers and fruit attract many different birds, plus they put out cut fruit for the birds as well.
One couple took a birding tour and saw the elusive and rare Quetzal, but not many other birds. We stayed around the property, and saw lo ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Panama » Chiriquí » Boquete With US backing, Panama seceded from Colombia in 1903 and promptly signed a treaty with the US allowing for the construction of a canal and US sovereignty over a strip of land on either side of the structure (the Panama Canal Zone). The Panama Canal ... ... read more
We were married in 2005. We share a love of early jazz and swing music from the 40's, nature, birds, good food, and each other. We travelled a lot earlier in our marriage, but the last few years have been hindered by Dawn's poor health. But, you only live once, right? We have decided to continue our travels, albeit taking shorter and less strenuous trips, and travelling at a much more relaxed pace. Steve is a photographer, and Dawn does the writing, and this way we thought we could share our travel adventures with our friends and families.... full info