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Boquete, Panama
Boquete, Panama
Boquete, Panama

Moving to Boquete, Panama

By Joshua Wood, LPC

Last updated on Feb 11, 2022

Summary: Expats and retirees love living in Boquete, Panama and share lots of advice for others moving there. They recommend buying furniture instead of shipping it, renting before buying and taking road conditions into consideration when choosing a home. With a population of approximately 22,000 people, Boquete enjoys a low cost of living and temperatures that range from the mid 50s to the upper 70s with varying amounts of rain. Important tip: if internet is important to you, don't ask if internet is available. Ask how fast is the internet and how much does it cost per month.

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About the Author

Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.

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