The Paradise Blog

Why You Should Come to Panama Right Now

If you asked someone, “when should I go to Panama?” a perfectly acceptable answer would be “anytime”. The sun always shines, the palms always sway, and there is always beautiful music escaping out of some corner. 2020 has been a bit different and like most countries, Panama closed its borders and all international commercial flights … Continue reading “Why You Should Come to Panama Right Now”

Itchy Feet? Why Not Retreat to Azul Paradise in Panama?

The benefits of outdoor yoga are well-publicized. Besides the invigorative power of Vitamin D, spending time outdoors helps reduce levels of the stress hormone cortisol, awakens our senses, and allows us to connect with nature. Outdoor yoga practice is essentially a no brainer. At Azul Paradise, we have an outdoor yoga deck overlooking the mighty … Continue reading “Itchy Feet? Why Not Retreat to Azul Paradise in Panama?”

11 Panama Instagram Accounts You Should be Following

Whether you’re daydreaming about your first visit, or reminiscing about wonderful times spent here, these 11 paradisiacal Instagram accounts will provide all the inspiration you need to fall (hard) for the Isthmus of Panama. 11. VisitPanama @VisitPanama is the official Instagram account of the Panamanian Tourism Authority (ATP), so if you’d like to know where to … Continue reading “11 Panama Instagram Accounts You Should be Following”

Nightlife in Bocas del Toro

Check out our Youtube channel to watch the best combination of nightlife and island hopping. Azul is the best of two worlds; two Islands, twice the magic. Relax on the private beaches at our off the grid resort of over-the-water Bungalows then enjoy your time on the main island of shops, ATVs, Island trails and … Continue reading “Nightlife in Bocas del Toro”

Gorgeous Overwater Bungalow Resort

Overwater bungalows just a two-hour flight from the U.S.? Honeymooners, get planning! It’s more than romantic, Azul Paradise is a hotel and resorts on 2 Islands. Together these properties create an island connection for the perfect submersion of diverse culture. Azul Paradise offers All-inclusive resort packages, you can expect all the romantic perks: outdoor showers, over … Continue reading “Gorgeous Overwater Bungalow Resort”

Hello Paradise!

Don’t take our word for it. Let our guests tell you how much they love Azul Paradise Azul Paradise is exactly as the name suggests; a paradise. The multi-island experience gave us the opportunity to discover 2 very different, yet equally awesome, getaways. Azul Paradise on Isla Bastimentos is made for people wanting to detach … Continue reading “Hello Paradise!”

Caribbean Destination

September & October at Azul Paradise

Why September and October? The ocean is flat and the waters crystal clear.  The sea is full of marine life and the sea turtles are hatching.  This weather brings new activities and the ability to explore more activities around the islands. On top of that, the rate is decreased during our best weather, so you … Continue reading “September & October at Azul Paradise”

Check into Azul, Check into Paradise

In Bocas del toro, a hidden sweet haven of tranquility exists. Tucked a 30-minute boat ride away from Bocas Town is where you’ll find Azul Paradise. It is also where you can make all your dreams come true at once with a stay at our fabulous over-water bungalows. We didn’t call it “paradise” for nothing. If … Continue reading “Check into Azul, Check into Paradise”

Azul Paradise: Your Happy Place

The first thing that comes to mind when the word “paradise” is uttered? Whispers of powdery white sand, decadently soft to the touch, endless blue bliss and warm winds spring to the fore. Well, prepare to be blown away right here. Paradise is found in Bocas del Toro, the archipelago you are yet to fall … Continue reading “Azul Paradise: Your Happy Place”

Azul Paradise: Coming to an Island Near You

Panama meets absolutely every requirement for a sunshine holiday with colour bursting through both Pacific and Caribbean corners: lush green jungles, worship-worthy blue water and pristine white sand to garnish that yellow Piña Colada of yours. Azul Paradise Resort is tucked away on the Caribbean Sea in Bocas del Toro’s Bastimentos Island with nurse sharks, … Continue reading “Azul Paradise: Coming to an Island Near You”

Azul Creating Jobs, One Local at a Time

The first thing you’ll notice upon arrival at our resort on Bastimentos Island, is how ethereally stunning our location is, obviously. The second thing that will be immediately apparent is that our workforce is predominantly made up of locals from the nearby village of Salt Creek. The impact Azul has on the island is a … Continue reading “Azul Creating Jobs, One Local at a Time”

Azul Paradise Giveaway

Win a trip of a lifetime to one of the hidden gems of the world. Unfolding in the majestic waters of the Caribbean, this new off-the-grid resort highlighting 10 over-the-water bungalows is located on white-sand beaches in the province of Bocas del Toro. Tucked away on a secluded part of the island is an experience you … Continue reading “Azul Paradise Giveaway”

Shot on Location at Azul Paradise

The band Oceans swayed in to Azul Resort to shoot their video for “Cold Ain’t For Me”. The resulting video is a breath-taking ode to the paradisiacal surroundings of Bastimentos Island and showcases the wow factor of our resort. See it for your self right now and transport yourself to the warm shores of Bocas … Continue reading “Shot on Location at Azul Paradise”

Cayos zapatilla

The Zapatilla Islands

The beauty of Cayos Zapatilla is showcased before you even step foot on the uninhabited islands. Sailing towards the islands, located east of Bastimentos, is like staring at a postcard. A vision so scenic it has only ever existed in your dreams. As you near closer, the serenity of the islands becomes clearer. With usually … Continue reading “The Zapatilla Islands”

The Philanthropy of Azul Paradise

Azul Paradise Philanthropy  From its conception, the philosophy of Azul Paradise has been to provide an economic resource to the local village of Salt Creek and the surrounding communities on the Panamanian island of Bastimentos. Azul Paradise’s first employee was a local fisherman who was hired as the boat captain and has continued to be … Continue reading “The Philanthropy of Azul Paradise”

Simply Paradise

Unfolding in the majestic waters of the Caribbean, are 4 beautiful beach home rentals and 10 over-the-water villas. Boasting the most beautiful beach in Bocas del Toro, Azul Paradise offers its guests a private island setting, whilst giving its visitors unlimited options right outside their front door. The resort is set on 4 acres of … Continue reading “Simply Paradise”

What Does Staying at Azul Paradise Really Mean?

Prepare to experience a world caught in time- the luxury of pristine beaches, sunny skies and salty air. The magic of this place goes beyond the beauty of its location. Azul Paradise is striving to give the people of the island opportunities for themselves and their children. With your help, Azul Paradise has been able … Continue reading “What Does Staying at Azul Paradise Really Mean?”

Kusapín Day Trip

Join us on a day trip to the picturesque village of Kusapín.  A short boat ride takes you to Kusapín, where you will step into a small village nestled amongst the jungle. Greeted by smiles and warm wishes from the locals, they will escort you along the winding path into a world of beauty.  A … Continue reading “Kusapín Day Trip”

Private Beaches

Enjoy our private beaches in our eco friendly resort. Azul Paradise is located on the leeward side of the island where the water is usually calm and the sea is welcoming. Take the time to explore the archipelago of Bocas del Toro away from the crowded nightlife Remember to book your tours 24 hours in … Continue reading “Private Beaches”

Waking Up in Paradise

Azul IS paradise. Wake up here and pinch yourself. Open your eyes and take it all in. Here’s a little montage of what it means to wake up in paradise on earth.

100% Coconut

Have you ever stopped to ask, why palm trees are so often associated with paradise? Could it be the fluidity of their structure? Or, perhaps their leisurely stance? It could very well be either of these aesthetic characteristics, however at Azul Paradise, we believe the reason lies within the incredible powers of the coconut. The … Continue reading “100% Coconut”

What to Expect at Azul Paradise

What to Expect: You are on your way to Panama. A country that is fairly new to tourism. A place where the beaches are still untouched and pristine, and the native Indian villages coincide with the tourism. It is our goal to keep “Paradise” as magical as the day we first set foot on the … Continue reading “What to Expect at Azul Paradise”