The Canal and the City

Panama

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The Canal and the City

I didn’t go to the canal. The most famous tourist attraction in Central America, and I never mustered the motivation to go. It just didn’t interest me. I feel a little guilty, but not guilty enough to force myself onto a bus, just to squeeze my way into a crowd of people furiously snapping pictures [...]

Arriving in the Americas

Panama

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Arriving in the Americas

After so much time on a fancy ship, our arrival in Colon, Panama was a shock to the system. We learned quickly that November is the rainiest month of the year, and the road from the cruise terminal to the bus station had just recently opened back up after being flooded for days. Clearly not [...]