Romantic Activities to Do While on a Tropical Vacation

Romantic Activities to Do While on a Tropical Vacation

Tropical destinations to places such as Panama exude romance. From warm waves crashing against soft sand to breathtaking sunsets blooming over jungle canopies, there is a dreamlike scene around every corner. While you don’t have to look hard to find romance in a stunning tropical destination, there are several particularly romantic activities to make your trip even more memorable. Here …

Essential Hiking Safety Tips Everyone Should Follow

Essential Hiking Safety Tips Everyone Should Follow

Hiking often provides a relaxing way to connect with nature, but it also comes with some risks. Whether you just started hiking or already have years of experience, nobody is immune to getting injured or lost while out on the trail. To help you avoid getting into danger while on your next hike, consider these essential hiking safety tips everyone should follow. …

Helpful Advice on Scuba Diving for Beginners

Helpful Advice on Scuba Diving for Beginners

Your first scuba diving experience comes with a mix of many different emotions—excitement, nervousness, adrenalin, wonder. All of them come together as you explore the world below the surface for the first time. To ensure your first scuba diving experience is what you hoped it would be, consider this advice on scuba diving for beginners. Go with the flow Swimming against …

Essential Scuba Diving Equipment

Essential Scuba Diving Equipment

When it comes to diving deep into the ocean, the proper equipment is essential. Scuba diving requires more than just flippers and an air tank; there are many other features needed to keep you safe while you explore the ocean’s mysterious beauty. Before heading out on a dive, make sure you have this essential scuba diving equipment. Diving mask If you …

Panama’s Island of Boca Brava is a Howler Monkey Haven

Panama’s Island of Boca Brava is a Howler Monkey Haven

Boca Brava is one of the islands in the Gulf of Chiriquí National Marine Park which was established in 1994 to preserve the ecosystem of the region. This is one of the best places to do ecotourism in Panama because of the diverse flora and fauna. Which makes it the perfect habitat for one of its star residents: the howler …

Family vacations in Panama are more fun at Cala Mia Island Resort

Family vacations in Panama are more fun at Cala Mia Island Resort

Panama is a great country to plan a family vacation. With direct flight from 86 destinations, the airport of Tocumen is the best connected in all of Latin America. The US dollar has been the local currency since 1904 and it is considered one of the safest countries in the region. Locals are friendly and many speak English making it …

Indulge in a Barefoot Luxury Resort at Cala Mia

Indulge in a Barefoot Luxury Resort at Cala Mia

You probably have heard of a barefoot luxury resort, but have you experienced one? This is what Cala Mia Island Resort is all about. We understand our clients want to vacation in a remote and exotic destination, but they also want to be comfortable. Being able to provide exactly that has awarded us the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for best …

Birdwatching in Panama with Cala Mia

Birdwatching in Panama with Cala Mia

Panama’s bird species are more numerous than the United States’ and Canada’s combined. This is why birdwatching in Panama is rated the top in the world, with 969 species between local and migratory. 107 are regional and 100 are from South America and cannot be found in the rest of Central America. Some of the most common birds of Panama …

Trolling the old school way

Fishing in Panama is Top in the World

Fishing in Panama is internationally recognized since it has so many world records. This country has so many fish that its name “Panama” means an abundance of fish in one of the indigenous languages. Getting to Panama is quite easy since the Tocumen International Airport in Panama City has flights to most major U.S. cities and a few in Canada. …

The Island of Boca Brava is a Natural Paradise in Panama

The Island of Boca Brava is a Natural Paradise in Panama

In such a hectic world, sometimes we just need to disconnect from technology and connect to nature. This is exactly what Cala Mia Island Resort offers its guests. Don’t worry, we do have Wi-Fi if you need to connect, but we promise that this Panama island vacation will leave you recharged. Our location on the island of Boca Brava places …