About Bocas Del Toro
Bocas del Toro meaning "Mouths of the Bull") is a province of Panama. Its area is 4,643.9 square kilometers, comprising the mainland and nine main islands. The province consists of the Bocas del Toro Archipelago, Bahía Almirante (Almirante Bay), Chiriquí Lagoon, and adjacent mainland. The capital is the city of Bocas del Toro (or Bocas Town) on Isla Colón (Colón Island). Other major cities or towns include Almirante and Changuinola. The province has a population of 125,461 as of 2010. The province contains two national parks, Isla Bastimentos National Marine Park and La Amistad International Park. Being close to the equator Bocas has high temperatures all year round, and rainfall spread throughout the year. The wetest months are July, August and December, the driest January, March and October.