Quarantined in Pedasí

By now the COVid19 virus has affected most everyone around the world. As for us, all of Panama, starting March 25th was in full quarantine. This means no one in or out of Panama except a few humanitarian repatriation and cargo flights. Everyone must stay home with some exceptions (those working in the medical field, READ MORE

A Panamanian St. Patrick’s Day 2020

Today is St. Patrick’s Day. Here in Panama, it is not widely celebrated except with expats. But this year it mostly will only be celebrated with greetings online through WhatsApp & Facebook. The Corona Virus has come to Panama. It was inevitable since Panama is the hub of travel between North & South America countries READ MORE

Summer Breeze; Makes Me Feel Fine….

(Best view at www.ourthirdlifepedasi.com.) Summer (dry season) has arrived finally. Bright blue skies and calm breezes throughout Pedasí. The weather in January I would describe as transitional. There have been days that been what we called in Southern California “June Gloom” – grey overcast skies, looked like it would rain. It did sprinkle occasionally depending READ MORE

Social Media in the Pueblo

The use of social media has definitely increased in Pedasí. 5 years ago we basically had Facebook with “The Pedasí Post” as our main source of news and communication about Pedasí. If you wanted to know something that was happening, to sale or buy something, or some general information that was in English, this was READ MORE