Isla Contadora

Panama Day 6-How To Make the Best Of A Bad Situation

August 13, 2010
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July 15   Isla Contadora to Panama City   Today our plan was to leave Isla Contadora on the 9:30 plane, pick up a rental car at Albrook airport, and drive to the Canopy Tower to be there in time for lunch and the afternoon bird watching walk. Tomorrow we’d check out at 9am, drive to […]

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Isla Contadora- Panama Day 5-Diving, Snorkeling and Rain

August 9, 2010
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July 14, 2010   Isla Contadora   After yesterday’s boat adventure, David really wanted to go diving and had made plans to go out very early with Guillermo on a 2 dive trip. I had considered going along for the ride, but decided against it when when we woke to cloudy skies. Even though I’m certified […]

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Isla Contadora, Panama Day 4-Survivor, Snorkeling and the Whales

August 4, 2010
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July 13, 2010   Isla Contadora   Today we woke to cloudy skies and the hopes of doing a snorkel/whale watching trip with Coral Dreams. Breakfast was nice, down on the Inn’s patio, cooked to order by Elizabeth each morning with choice of omelettes or eggs, toast, fruit and coffee. The open air kitchen also […]

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Isla Contadora, Panama Day 3

July 29, 2010
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July 12, 2010   Panama City to Isla Contadora When researching where to go outside of Panama City, I found myself overwhelmed with choice. We knew we wanted some beach time and the Bocas del Toro islands, San Blas Islands, Pacific Coast beaches, and the Pearl Islands all looked interesting. Ultimately it came down to cost, weather, […]

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