Monthly Archives: January 2014




This coming Saturday, January 11, 2014, the Azuero will celebrate Mil Pollera, or One Thousand Polleras.  Nearly every woman in the area who owns a pollera, the exquisite national costume of Panama, will don it and dance in the parade in Las Tablas.  As will their tiny daughters.  And their men. The Mil Pollera is an event the Panamanian government […]

Panamanian Customs: The Mil Polleras