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      The Boquete Feria de Las Flores y del Café   01/12/2017

      The Boquete Feria de Las Flores y del Café begins Thursday, January 12th and runs until Sunday, January 22nd. For those who have not yet seen -- and experienced -- this magnificent fair, you are in for a treat, and some inconveniences. Most importantly, you must see all of the flowers and the tiendas at and around the Fair Grounds here in Boquete.  During these eleven days you also need to be extremely careful, especially while driving and in planning your activities. In recent years there have been well in excess of 100,000 visitors to Boquete. Last year that number was closer to 200,000, and some predictions for 2017's Fair are closer to 300,000 people coming to our area to see the Fair. Traffic congestion will be the norm. Getting seats in restaurants will be difficult at times. Parking spaces will essentially be nonexistent. Buying groceries may be difficult and time consuming. Busses will be parked on the side streets, making driving difficult. There will be lots (as in LOTS) of people walking, standing around the bridge and the Feria and the many tiendas (small shops and stands [kiosks]) while taking pictures, talking, viewing the scenery, etc. Please be extremely attentive while driving, and drive slowly. Some streets will be blocked and require passes to use them. Other streets will simply be blocked based on congestion. Please be careful of your personal items, such as purses and wallets. Having so many people in one area creates a prime target for pickpockets and other maliantes to do their thing. To repeat, most importantly, you must see all of the flowers and the tiendas at and around the Fair Grounds here in Boquete.  Three closing thoughts. First: enjoy. Second: be safe. Third: you might wish to post your pictures, comments, reviews, etc., here on CL (start a topic or reply to an existing topic in http://www.chiriqui.life/forum/118-boquete-feria-de-las-flores-y-del-café/).   To provide general feedback or ask for help regarding Chiriqui.Life, please leave a posting in Problems, Feedback and Suggestions or email support@chiriqui.life or private message to @Admin_01.
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Changes on the timeframe of tourist, and temporary residency cards

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Greetings form Miranda and Contreras.
 
The president of Panama has issued a Decree that modify the timeframe of the tourist visa and the temporary residency cards.
Now, the tourist visa will be valid only for ninety (90) days.
And the validity of the temporary immigration cards will be six (6) months.
 
This Decree (Decreto Ejecutivo 590 del 28 de diciembre de 2016) was issued on January 10 of 2017, and it is available at the Public Gazette at: https://www.gacetaoficial.gob.pa/pdfTemp/28193_B/59469.pdf
 
If you have questions about the immigration law of Panama, and different residency programs, you can contact us at Miranda & Contreras. 
 

 

Saludos!  /  Best regards!
 
Juan Gabriel Contreras Sánchez
Attorney at Law and Licenced Realtor / Abogado y Corredor de Bienes Raíces.

Boquete: Don Vidal Building, second floor, Office #1, Boquete, Chiriquí, Panamá. 
Panama: Trump Ocean Club, second floor, office wing, Punta Pacifica.
Tel: (507) 730-9113; Cel: (507) 6611-9678
Skype: contreraslawyer; 
www.lawandrealty.net
 
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