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Top archipelago islands in the world

While we think San Blas is the number one top archipelago islands travel destination there are other places in the world that are almost as beautiful. After you visited San Blas archipelago you might want to consider visiting these places. Top travel …
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Happy New Year!

The team of SanBlas-Islands.com wishes everybody a happy New Year and lots of good fortune in 2015! This year is going to be amazing and a fresh start to forget all your troubles and wrongdoings. We hope that you spend your first …
New Year on the San Blas Islands

New Year in San Blas

Are you looking for the perfect way to celebrate New Year? Well what about starting the year 2015 on an uninhabited tropical island? Sounds great right? It might not be the party as you normally have since the facilities on the San …
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Panamanian celebrations in November

November is a month of celebrations for Panamanian people and foreigners that happen to be there on vacation. There are five important dates in November, which are all celebrated, and public holidays for the locals. The first celebrations are on the 3rd …
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Sailing from Panama to Colombia

Sailing is getting more and more popular in the waters around Panama. Most people are sailing from Panama to Colombia to avoid the dangerous Darien Gap Jungle between the two countries. Nevertheless, other popular sail spots are the Pearl Islands commonly known …
Isla Diablo in the Cayos Limones

Isla Diablo in the Cayos Limones

Isla Diablo or Devils Island is nothing more than a scary name. The island itself is absolutely beautiful and well worth the visit. Isla Diablo is located in the northern part of the Gulf of San Blas, in the Lemon Keys or …
the Guna

Gunas distribution and migrations

The Gunas are an ethno-linguistic group that mainly lives in eastern parts en jungles of Panama. Some Guna tribes can be found within the territory of Colombia in the Darien Jungle, but most of what is known about the native Indians pertains …
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How its made; Molas

When you visit the San Blas Islands you will find Guna Indians selling Molas to every tourist from their small canoes and on the islands. In the Dulegaya language, which is the Guna’s native language, “mola” means “clothes” or “clothing”. These pieces …
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San Blas paradise Island guide

Finding a paradise island to stay in San Blas (Guna Yala) is not that difficult, because you can choose out of different island sizes and facilities. It all just depends on what you are looking for. Just don’t expect five star hotel …
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Is San Blas your honeymoon destination?

Nowadays people are searching for the perfect honeymoon destination in undiscovered pristine places around the world. Therefore, the San Blas Islands are perfect for your honeymoon! The islands are definitely pristine and a great alternative for the expansive honeymoon destinations such as …