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  • An Untouched Paradise We awoke at 4am for a 5am trip to our boat. Needless to say we were zonked. The jeep tripped ended up being a crammed affair. There were seven of us and the driver in the jeep…they t Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Aug 20, 2015
  • The City of Old and New - Panama CityWe arrived into Panama City at 5am from our overnight bus. It was 5am so of course we were tired and just wanting to head to our hotel. After realising we couldn’t catch a bus and already buying a card Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Aug 18, 2015
  • Lost and Found in Panama...With a Strong Shot of CaffeineWe left our hideaway in Bocas Del Toro in a torrential downpour and to make matters worse our boat had no canopy. Needless to say when we arrived at the dock 30minutes later we were saturated. I have not been Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Aug 16, 2015
  • Eating Chocolate the Original WaySo we bit the bullet and decided to go on the Oreba Chocolate Tour while in Bocas Del Toro. It was the one food tours I had been hanging out for. The tour was $30USD and then there was Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Aug 14, 2015
  • Our Magical Hideaway in Bocas Del ToroWe arrived in Bocas Town starving, in our rush to leave the bug attack we hadn't really thought of food. We walked around and hoped we would find something within our budget on a Sunday afternoon…most things were $15.00 each! Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Aug 14, 2015
  • Last chance for sunshineWe had three more hours in Panama, so we wanted to do something we wouldn't be doing in Boston for months: be outside (and actually like it). We got in our bathing suits and beat everyone to the pool. For Posted by LaurendeMatt in Panama | Feb 21, 2015
  • Santa FeRising fairly early we embarked on a trek to a waterfall. Hiking with Carlene, Peter and Wes we climbed a steep hill in the very hot sun and wandered through fields and woodland areas. We picked mangoes from the trees Posted by katiebeckett in Whose idea was this? | Jul 13, 2015
  • Day 1Beth's enthusiastic face presented itself over my curtain at 7:30am and we began to creep around the room collecting our belongings and heading off for a much needed shower. The view from our bedroom window: [img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/650322 Posted by katiebeckett in Whose idea was this? | Jun 30, 2015
  • The journeySo Katie decided a good way to economise would be to sleep on the floor in Heathrow airport the night before our early morning check in at 4:30am. Me, being the [s]trusting [/s] foolish sister I am, I whole heartedly Posted by katiebeckett in Whose idea was this? | Jun 30, 2015
  • Panama City, PanamaMy flight from Philip S.W. Goldson International Airport in Belize City to Panama City's Tocumen International Airport lasted in total, about 19 hours, due to two 7 hour layovers - the first in San Salvador, El Salvador and the second Posted by acrm2015 in My Dream Trip Around the World | Jun 8, 2015
  • Happy Mother's DayI know I'm a day or two late sending out Happy Mother's Day messages, but the warm and fuzzy feelings are still here. As an expat living in Panama we get to celebrate Mother's Day two times per year; the Posted by rhislop in Panama Possibilities | May 12, 2015
  • The Summit of the AmericasFor the past month Panama has been a buzz regarding the Summit of the Americas, April 9-12, 2015. All of the leaders of the 35 countries in North, Central and Latin America met in Panama City, Panama for two days Posted by rhislop in Panama Possibilities | Apr 12, 2015
  • Sailing in the Region of PanamaThe morning started with a depressing solid overcast and fog. Temperatures are moderate and the humidity is high. The sea is calm and there is only a light breeze. In the Horizon Cafe there is an ominous Posted by greynomadm in 2015-01 Ruby Princess | Mar 12, 2015
  • Baldwins Beaches BoqueteRight now I should be completing my taxes, but my brain is more about words today than it is about numbers. Last month Kryss's sister Kate and our brother-in-law Jack came for a visit. We spent 26 days together, traveling Posted by rhislop in Panama Possibilities | Mar 10, 2015
  • How many beers would it take for me to buy a Panama hat?We had already accomplished so much today, we were back to Casco Viejo from birdwatching by one in the afternoon. Originally I had hopes of walking the promenade (Amador Causeway), to get a closer look at the Canal entrance and Posted by LaurendeMatt in Panama | Feb 21, 2015
  • It's Godzilla!"Is that your stomach?" We paused to listen for the rumblings again. Matthew's eyes widened and replied, "It's Godzilla!" It was dark. It was dark like only the middle of the rainforest can be. The rumblings seemed to echo louder, Posted by LaurendeMatt in Panama | Feb 20, 2015
  • The LineToday we toured Casco Viejo. We wandered the old town upon arrival yesterday; today we were equipt with our guidebook, so it was official. It gave the history to accompany the sights - not that there are lists of "must-see Posted by LaurendeMatt in Panama | Feb 19, 2015
  • PanamaniacsThis instalment covers my time in Panama City, most of which was spent in the company of my mother who was here to join me for a ten-day holiday. In my last update I left a few cliffhangers: [b]Will she find Posted by LordGibil in The Littlest Hobo | Feb 28, 2015
  • FEB 21 EXPLORING PANAMA CITYCASCO ANTIGUO - THE OLD QUARTERS We take the new metro to Cinco de Mayo and walk into the old section of town. The metro is extremely efficient and costs 35 cents. Just buy a card with time on it and Posted by RDILL in Panama Bonaire Curacao 2015 | Feb 20, 2015
  • Feb 20 A TRIP TO AN EMBERA VILLAGETHE EMBERA We are picked up early and transported to the edge of the Chagres River, about a one hours drive from Panama City. We get into a longboat carved from a single tree , and motor upstream for Posted by RDILL in Panama Bonaire Curacao 2015 | Feb 20, 2015
  • Feb 18 19 CUIDAD DE PANAMA[b]BACK TO PANAMA CITY[\b] We pack and catch the morning bus. Concerns about the thousands all leaving at once are unfounded. As soon as one bus is filled up another arrives. By the time we have our tickets, we are ready Posted by RDILL in Panama Bonaire Curacao 2015 | Feb 18, 2015
  • FEB 17 CARNAVAL LAS TABLAS AND SANTO DOMINGO[b]A DOUBLE DOSE[\b] It is the last day of Carnaval. The day the queens are crowned. We take in Carnaval in Las Tablas for the afternoon - with more floats and partying. Each day the floats are different. [b]SANTO DOMINGO[\b] Later that Posted by RDILL in Panama Bonaire Curacao 2015 | Feb 16, 2015
  • Casco Antiguo and the Biodiversity MuseumWe got a slow relaxed start to the day. We took the subway close to the old part of the city. We walked from the subway through a poorer part of town where the streets were full of people hawking Posted by katdill in Panama and Curacao | Feb 21, 2015
  • FEB 15 16 CARNAVAL LAS TABLAS IN FULL SWINGTHE PEOPLE Living in Las Tablas during Carnaval can only be described as a wonderful cultural extravaganza. The population of the town increases tenfold from around 10,000 to approximately 100,000. People sleep with family, friends, in their car o Posted by RDILL in Panama Bonaire Curacao 2015 | Feb 16, 2015
  • Back to Panama CityWe went to the Caribbean to relax and rest. The relaxing is inevitable when "on island time", the resting has proven more difficult for one reason or another. First the cat and the rooster, then the carnival with never-ending songs Posted by LaurendeMatt in Panama | Feb 18, 2015
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