Monthly Archives: January 2015

Boquete, Panama featured in the New York Times

Boquete has long been a place of fascination consistently drawing international attention.  The beauty of the mountain location coupled with the exotic Panama environment is captivating.  That so many foreigners are drawn here is a source of curiosity and admiration to the millions of those who think about what life could be like if only Read More

Boquete Flowers and Coffee Fair a Huge Success

The mayor’s office confirmed that attendance this year was 145,604 people well up from 133,288 last year.  The annual fair which lasted eleven days is a popular draw for Panamanians. It takes place just across the Caldera river in the center of town.   It is the biggest fair of the year so the town Read More

Casa Solution in the New York Times

A few weeks ago, Casa Solution was approached by the New York Times to do an article about the amazing growth of Boquete and a featured listing. Our staff engaged in interviews and coordinated the site visit as well as the photo-shoot in Valle Escondido conducted by the New York Times photographer. The article appeared Read More

David Panama’s Catholic Bishop Elevated To Cardinal – Learned the news by WhatsApp

“Pope Francis has put his stamp firmly on the Roman Catholic Church by naming 20 new cardinals from countries as diverse as Ethiopia, Vietnam and Panama” – UK Telegraph Another impressive step by the new Pope.  His warmth and progressive statements are making waves and winning hearts. For a small city like David to have Read More

Copa Update – The Flights To David Have Arrived

Now Two Flights Everyday – Wow! The first Copa flights arrived in David last week  … a milestone for Chiriqui area tourism and development. Thanks to a thoughtful reader R.T. who let us know that the Copa Panama City to David flight times actually vary a bit depending on the day of the week. And Read More

$142 million on two Boquete projects? What’s going on?

When I told my wife about the plan to invest $25 million into solving Boquete’s water issues, I asked her “Do you think they can really do that?” She’s Panamanian, born and raised in David with clear insights into the ways of Panama.  Her answer was “Well, if they can do the road, (meaning the Read More

$25,000,000 New Water System Coming to Boquete

This is an amazing number, the kind of number necessary to completely transform the water distribution and treatment system in Boquete. “It’s all about the water” When I first arrived to Panama, my father took me out on to his property. I recall he turned to me and said, “Son, it’s all about the water. Read More

Boquete Pride – Boquete Students Win Major National Band Competition Against Much Older Students

click here for the video on TVN We are proud to announce that El Buen Pastor, a Boquete school, has won the major national band competition, Sonando por la Patria. The win was even more impressive because it pitted the Boquete school of 6th to 10th graders against all the high schools of Panama with Read More

Las Terrazas Gated Community, Boquete – Lots Currently Available for Sale – Less than 2 miles to Downtown Boquete

Las Terrazas is one of the finest boutique gated communities in Boquete created in a partnership between the illustrious Peterson and Motta families. The result has been magnificent – a view rich environment, just 6 minutes to downtown in Jaramillo, Boquete.  The development has quality infrastructure with beautiful roadways and a growing number of fine Read More