Archive for Sea Food

Big Daddy’s: Boquete Panama

By admin | July 6th, 2011

I waited a long time to visit Big Daddy’s. When the restaurant poll was done I was surprised to see them score so high, number four. I decided to go and eat there. Still I procrastinated until my friends Dan and Randy intercepted me on route to their table in Baru and suggested I join [...]

Fishing in Boquete Panama

By admin | March 6th, 2009

Boquete Panama does not sit on either the Pacific Ocean nor the Caribbean, in fact it sits in the mountains about 50 kilometers from both. Our fresh fish comes not by boat but by truck. It appears either in the local supermarket or several times a week in ice filled coolers in the back of [...]

Pargo off Boca Chica Panama

By admin | December 8th, 2008

Gone Fishing is a phrase that brings delight to many people. Short of childhood memories I never went fishing until I moved to Boquete Panama. Boquete Panama is located 30 miles from the Pacific Ocean and 30 miles from the Caribbean both as the eagle flies. In reality without wings the Pacific is far more [...]

Spiny Lobster – Boca Chica Panama

By admin | November 20th, 2008

On the Pacific coast of Chiriqui Panama is a small town known as Boca Chica. Boca Chica has great allure to people who want to dock their boats and take them out into the Pacific for fishing. This year the Panamanian government is continuing a project to pave the once almost impassible road from the [...]