Buenaventura Marina

Buenaventura Marina / Rio Hato / Cocle / Panama

This post is supposed to be a resource for sailors and other boaters that come to Buenaventura Marina or are thinking about it.

Buenaventura is one of the few marinas on the Pacific side of Panama. It is also the newest, only opened in 2018.… Read the rest

Santa Catalina / Veraguas / Panama

Well. What is not to love about Santa Catalina? Santa Catalina is among Panama’s places to be. Not only does it have a laid-back surfer vibe, some chilled cafes, and restaurants. Exposed to the open Pacific Ocean in the Veraguas province, you will find very consistent surf and a variety of spots to choose from.… Read the rest

Isla Iguana – Pedasi – sailing catamaran trip & anchorage

Sailing Catamaran Outventure anchored next to Isla Iguana in Pedasi / Panama

Isla Iguana is an exceptional stop on the way around Punta Mala if you are going up north to Marina Buenaventura, Marina Vista Mar or Panama City.
We went here a couple of times, always when the northerlies were not blowing very hard.… Read the rest

Isla del Canal de Afuera

You can clearly see the reef on this drone picture of the anchorage in Isla del Canal de Afuera in Coiba National Park in Panama.

The beach is visited be dive boats that make their lunch break here. So at the weekend, it gets busy for a few hours.… Read the rest