Monday, September 25, 2017

Whale Watching Tours

Whale Watching Tours Our whale watching season is fast approaching. Although whales can be seen year round in Panama, the official tour season starts July 1st.  Whale Watching Tours are scheduled every Wednesday and Sunday from Taboga Island and Panama City, to either the back side of Isla Taboga area or out to the Pearl […]

Taboga Island Panama

May 25, 2012 by  
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Taboga Island Panama Traveling Outside the Box All-inclusive resorts with their hordes of tourists, security guards & wristbands make me shudder. Eco-tours that promote white water rafting, rock climbing & mile high suspension bridges scare the hell out of me. Cruise ships? I’d jump overboard and start swimming for the nearest deserted island. So what’s […]

Recommendation for Bed and Breakfast Cerrito Tropical, a Taboga Island Hotel

May 18, 2012 by  
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I recommend Bed and Breakfast Cerrito Tropical and Restaurant on Taboga Island, it was a great discovery for our crew!

Guests Enjoyed the Easter Procession on Taboga Island in Panama

April 27, 2011 by  
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Our B&B Hotel Cerrito Guests Enjoyed the Easter Procession on Taboga Island in Panama. Here is a link to the Youtube Video. Annually the Church of San Pedro on Taboga Island organizes the Semana Santa (Easter) events and activities. The whole community gets involved and they start with processions through the streets early in the […]

Rates for Cerrito Tropical B&B Hotel – Seasonal Discounts

April 22, 2010 by  
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Room & Apt. Rates Cerrito Tropical B&B Hotel “Feel at home in our B&B Inn Cerrito Tropical on Taboga Island – Enjoy your vacation by the beach; relax with nature, ocean views, and friendly local people.” RATES FROM $70 FOR 2 PEOPLE. OUR RATES VARY SEASONALLY WITH BOTH LOW AND HIGH SEASON RATES; PLEASE EMAIL […]

Fishing Success – Reeling in the Fish on Taboga Island!

April 12, 2010 by  
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This past weekend Cerrito Tropical B&B Hotel on Taboga Island in Panama hosted a group of guys down from Chicago on a long weekend vacation. Here for just a few days, they came on a Fishing Package to visit us at Cerrito for the day, and left with smiles and pounds of Sierra (Spanish Mackeral) […]

Pacific Snorkeling on Taboga Island in Panama

April 12, 2010 by  
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Pacific Snorkeling by Boat on Taboga Island Panama – Sea Turtle Spotted Taboga Island Panama Snorkeling Review A while back we took a Taboga “round-the-island” snorkeling trip to scout locations for our snorkeling and diving guests who stay with us at Cerrito Tropical B&B Hotel. As a retired PADI instructor, I have taught and guided […]

Blue Black GrassQuit on Taboga Island

March 15, 2010 by  
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Blue Black GrassQuit on Taboga Island A type of Finch-tanager (plate 38, birds of Panama). See House Wren as well, migrates to Panama in the winter. Regularly spotted from the balcony at Cerrito Tropical B&B Hotel by birdwatching guests. The Blue-black Grassquit, Volatinia jacarina, is a small bird in the tanager family, Thraupidae. It was […]

Birdwatching on Taboga Island

March 15, 2010 by  
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Birds Spotted on Taboga Island Thanks to one of our special guests (biologists) we have a new bird list from the birds they spotted when on vacation Taboga Island at Cerrito Tropical. Bird Watching List, Taboga Island, January 2010 (31 species) • Brown booby • Blue-footed booby • Frigatebird • Brown pelican • Spotted sandpiper […]