Monthly Archives: April 2016

New $12 Million Boquete Public Hospital – Also Available to Expats

Boquete residents benefit greatly from proximity to David’s health and other resources.  With the new four lane road, David is only 20-30 minutes away.  Meanwhile as David is seeing major hospital resource upgrades, Boquete will also soon have a new local public health facility.  More than half complete, Policlínica de Boquete – Chiriquí is conveniently Read More

David Panama Major Public Hospital Expansion

The public hospital system in Chiriqui is seeing a major expansion.  There has long been a towering children’s and maternity Hospital Jose Domingo de Obaldia in David that was donated to Panama by Taiwan as a good will gesture.  Most the region’s children are born there. Now a huge expansion adjacent to the children’s hospital Read More

Hospital Chiriqui – Huge Expansion Project in 2016

   Infrastructure investment in Panama has not only included roads, bridges and utilities.  The country’s healthcare infrastructure has benefited from Panama’s impressive and sustained economic growth. Most attention to Panama’s status as a popular high quality low cost healthcare destination has gone to Panama City.  As Panama’s single big metropolis, the largest hospitals are located Read More

Progress Report – The New Baseball Stadium – David

The stadium construction project has begun.  Demolition of the old stadium is underway. In its place will be an impressive new sports arena which will become the most modern in Panama.  The location of this project is just over the bridge into David when coming from Boquete and close to the Pan American highway. It Read More

Celebration Boquete! and the Amazing Gran Cabalgata

Boqueteños know how to party.  There are many fairs, special events, parades and celebrations throughout the year.  Besides the awesome natural beauty and warm culture that attract people to Boquete, events like this one attract tourists and new residents from around the world. This year’s 2016 celebration for Boquete’s 105th birthday in April was a Read More

Featured Boquete Panama Hotel and Restaurant: El Oasis

El Oasis Hotel 011 (507) 720-1586 On the Caldera river with a fantastic restaurant, a great value and a beautiful setting downtown next to downtown.  Less than a five minute walk to the center of downtown Boquete. http://oasisboquete.com Some of what we love most about the Oasis Hotel in Boquete are the location, the beautiful, Read More