YOU DESERVE A VACATION

We offer specialty trips focused on a unique cultural expression in Panama, during the Diablos and Congos festival. We will handle your transportation, accommodations, and all of the details to ensure that you enjoy the journey and can soak up the culture of Panamá!

The beauty and strength of the people and communities will inspire you and the natural beauty will rejuvenate you. Throughout this Journey you can experience rainforests, island life, and delicious fresh foods and most of all rhythmic resistance.

By traveling with us, you will directly support a local youth organization in the area. 

 

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On our trips you will have plenty of time to explore what interests you.  Our trips offer flexible itineraries for independent professionals like you. You will connect with a community of like minded educators that will enrich your practice.  Plus, you can earn professional development credit, enhance your resume, energize your classroom instruction while enjoying a new adventure. Your knowledge of and connection to the African diaspora will also grow and develop.

We will handle your transportation, accommodations, and all of the details to ensure that you enjoy the journey and complete your educational action plan!

By traveling with us, you will  directly support a local education efforts  and rain forest regeneration.

In Panama, some of the common themes to explore include globalization, autonomous land, Indigenous and African resistance, African presence in Latin America, Environmental protection. On our trips we also discuss Education for liberation and restorative justice.

We will handle your transportation, accommodations, and all of the details to ensure that you enjoy the journey and can soak up the culture of Panamá and complete your educational action plan!

The beauty and strength of the people and communities will inspire you and the natural beauty will rejuvenate you.


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As location experts, we know what you need to host an excellent retreat. And, as an expert in leading group trips, you are in the right hands.  We can work with you from planning entire retreat concepts to all travel logistics. If we feel like it is a great fit we can also help you lead and facilitate your upcoming retreat.


Bocas del Toro

Bocas del Toro is the capital of the Panamanian province of Bocas del Toro and the District of Bocas del Toro. It is a tourist friendly small town on the southern tip of Isla Colon in Bocas del Toro archipelago in the Caribbean Sea. There are several other small islands to explore nearby.

Islands and islets of the archipelago are accessible only by boat. Most visitors fly into the International Airport on Isla Colon from Costa Rica or Panama. Ferries connect Almirante to Bocas del Toro. Buses run between David, Almirante, Changuinola, and the border with Costa Rica.

Bocas del Toro is a popular tourist destination throughout the year. The city is sufficient for most places are within walking distance. The streets are arranged in a grid. Avenues running east to west and streets run north to south. Boat taxis are available to take you to other islands, easily.

Our Other Properties

Penkas is a guesthouse excited about sharing local culture and reforesting bocas. By staying with us at Penkas we will plant a tree in your name. We offer a guesthouse directly over the Caribbean sea for up to 10 guests. I'll send pics for this, I don't think I did already (only the website for browns house).

Our Jungle property is in Bastimentos and is a nice peaceful healing space for artists, couples and those interested in experiencing ocean views, jungle hikes, chocolate farm and beautiful beaches. Grateful Heart Healing Quilombo is connected to Jamie’s Butterfly garden and Abundance micro-farm where medicinal herbs are being nurtured along with trees that are growing for rainforest regeneration. One day, we hope to create a healing spa on the land. (I sent you some pics for this already)

Local Tours

Yes! We are Adventure Specialists for Bocas del Toro and beyond. We specialize in tours that explore the natural and cultural beauty of these Caribbean Islands. We can plan a custom trip for you in BOCAS and offer the following activities./tours that you can book directly with us.

 
 

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We are a social enterprise and we connect you and the African Diaspora on all of our trips.

We are also committed to environmental protection throughout the diaspora.

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TRIPS COMING SOON

All of our trips feature the African diaspora. We are also committed to connecting with one another through a variety of initiatives from education projects in places where we travel, book exchanged and more.

RHYTHMIC RESISTANCE

A series of concept trips that focus on the music of the African Diaspora and beyond. We offer cultural experience that involve authentic music, dance and gastronomic delights. Our boutique travel company offers you the chance to dance and delight to the worlds rhythms and flavors. Our Trips 2018 Panama Colombia Brazil


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