Expat Guide to Living in Bocas del Toro
Whether you're already living in Bocas del Toro or preparing to move to Bocas del Toro , our Expat Guide to Living in Panama offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Bocas del Toro . For answers to specific questions, visit our Panama Forum to talk with expats in Bocas del Toro .
Bocas del Toro, Panama is a popular tourist destination and filled with laid-back expats and locals enjoying the island life. With its low cost of living, thriving nightlife and welcoming expat community, Bocas del Toro is a great place to live.
Culture Shock Report
Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Bocas del Toro handle it can be very comforting. Help others preparing to move to Bocas del Toro by filling out our Culture Shock Report.
Submit a Culture Shock Report
Submit a Living Overseas Report
More Living in Bocas del Toro Reports
What are people's priorities in Bocas del Toro - work? family? socializing? What are the best ways to meet other expats? Are people accepting of racial, cultural and religious differences? Below are some of the responses from expats in Bocas del Toro :
Submit a Moving Overseas Report
More Moving to Bocas del Toro Reports
What should you take with you when you move to Bocas del Toro ? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Bocas del Toro ? Below are some of the responses from expats in Bocas del Toro :
International School Report
Parents are invited to answer questions about the schools that their kids attend (Pre-K through High School) in hopes of helping others moving to Bocas del Toro with the school selection process. If you have expat children who attend school in Bocas del Toro , take a few minutes to submit a School Review.
Submit an International School Review
Dream vs. Reality Report
Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Bocas del Toro . If you are already living in Bocas del Toro , share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not by filling out our Dream vs. Reality Report.
Submit a Dream vs. Reality Report
Overseas Retirement Report
Retiring abroad can be a great option for retirees seeking their dream lifestyle at an affordable price. Help other retirees, who are thinking about retiring in Bocas del Toro by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.
Submit a Retire Abroad Report
Working Abroad Report
What's it like to find a job in Bocas del Toro ? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Bocas del Toro ? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.
Submit a Working Abroad Report