Tag Archives: Panama

Pan American Highway

The Pan American Highway is said to connect almost every mainland country in the Americas. It forms a continuous network of highways, bar for one 60 mile hiatus in Panamanian rain forest, called Darién Gap. Looking at the map of … Continue reading

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A Stroll Through Old Panama City, Part II: Casco Viejo

Today is the final post in an unplanned series of features on all things Panama. Over the past week I’ve covered everything from my experience at/on the Panama Canal to why Ecuador’s most famous export is called the ‘Panama’ hat. … Continue reading

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The Panama Canal

From the moment we booked our South America cruise, one of the things I was most excited about was sailing through the Panama Canal. My introduction to the canal, however, wasn’t aboard our ship. Instead it took place at visitor … Continue reading

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