“Certainly not as cheap as Southeast Asia, but when you factor in the cost of a flight and length of time to get there from North America, you still come out ahead. It’s got cheap drinks and day tours, very reasonably-priced private accommodation and hostels, and water taxis to the surrounding islands.
I’ve traveled to 32 countries in the last seven years, and Bocas del Toro was one of the most magnificent places I’ve traveled, with such great value for money. It can easily be done for under $50-$70 USD per day, or even less if you are a hardcore budget backpacker!”
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