Panama Hostels


Panama Travel Tips & Suggestions

Boquete is a lovely place. But a bad man there runs a hostel called Hostal Paraiso, he may approach you at the bus stop there. His name is Pancho or Francisco. He acts friendly, but the man is a cocaine fiend, and I`m pretty sure he was selling drugs at the hostel. He stole about $30 from us (by refusing to give us our …
David City is a modern city located in the Pacific West of Panama, and is conveniently situated on the Pan-American Highway (a long stretch of highway that stretches the entire length of the Americas). David City has a number of casinos, and a lively nightlife, with several festivals that occur throughout the year. …
Panama City's Old Quarter, also known as Casco Viejo, is one of three cities inside Panama (the others being Panamá Viejo or Old Panama, and the new city). Casco Viejo is a UNSECO World Heritage Site. Casco Viejo's narrow cobbled streets contrast greatly to the cityscape across the bay where eighty-story tower blocks …
Santa Catalina, Panama, is a tiny village located on the northern Pacific coast of Panama. Although incredibly small, it has been popular with the surfing community for decades and it's a great place to get a hostel. "The Point" offers swells that appeal to experienced surfers while beginners can seek lessons and …
Boquete, Panama, is a small, mountain town located a short bus ride from the large city of David. The town balances the fine line of "small and charming" and "still large enough to have activities and amenities." It is famous for its various treks and hikes that range from the difficult trip of hiking Volcano Baru to …