crossing borders

how to get from panama to colombia - without a sailboat

how to get from panama to colombia - without a sailboat

If you're looking for a cheap way to reach Colombia after your stay in Panama, then don't take the $550 sailboat - do it yourself for less!

crossing borders: costa rica to panama

crossing borders: costa rica to panama

The Costa Rica-Panama border crossing is relatively simple to do independently. Here's our guide on the transport, and the fees when crossing rom Puerto Viejo to reach Bocas del Toro, Boquete or David City. 

crossing borders: panama to costa rica

crossing borders: panama to costa rica

Here's our guide on the transport, the fees and the onward travel options for crossing the border at Guabito/Sixaola to reach Puerto Viejo and the east coast of Costa Rica.

crossing borders: nicaragua to costa rica

crossing borders: nicaragua to costa rica

You don't need a Ticabus to cross this border.  Here's our guide on the transport, fees and onward travel if you do it on your own (for a fraction of the price!)