A RANT!!!

Originally posted on One More Good Adventure:
I LOVE Panama, and, in general, I love the Panamanian people. BUT sometimes it’s REALLY hard to do. In fact, sometimes it’s IMPOSSIBLE. Take this past week, for instance. This was the 249th anniversary of the founding of the little town of Boquerón, and they were making a…

Reading Matter…

My curiosity piqued by a quietly dismissive remark by a Peruvian gentleman regarding Panama’s current behind the scenes politics (“the country is owned – and run – by three very old and very rich families”), I started off on a quest to uncover the background to this remark – and fell down the rabbit hole…books, and more books. … More Reading Matter…

Healthcare & Insurance in Panama – answers

My sincere thanks to John and Susan @Latitude Adjustment for the following information and contacts for acquiring health insurance in Panama.  “Try these agents for information and quotes for health care: Gonzalo de la Guardia (…agent for VUMI International Heath Coverage) He represents several companies. “International Health Insurance” Cel: 507-6671-3357 Office: 507-393-5530 gdelaguardia@gmail.com Skype: gedelaguardia … More Healthcare & Insurance in Panama – answers

Healthcare & Insurance in Panama

I’ve been reading a couple posts on Don Ray Williams’ site, Chiriqui Chatter recently about healthcare and hospitals in Panama, and they’ve been the cause of nightmares for someone who’s seriously considering retiring in Panama in the not too distant future. Here’s a link to one of his posts : This deserves a special post. About Don: he is the current … More Healthcare & Insurance in Panama