The government of Panama has decided to add $4 million this year to the tourism master plan. This will include a cruise ship port off the island of Colon (Isle Colon) in the province of Bocas del Toro.
There will also be tourist centers and rest stops built in different areas around the country.
Panama has recently gotten into the tourism business, for years business travelers and locals had the hotels and restaurants to themselves. Now the place is booming and opportunites can be found throughout the country for those with the entrepreneurial spirit.