Travel Blogs from Panama City
Homeward bound. Do I get up to see the sunrise over the Caribbean Sea or have a lie in ? The lie in won as it will be some 40 + hours before my next decent sleep.
Hotel breakfast and then in the 45 minutes that I had went for a wander around the local streets to see 2 of the monuments I had seen when been driven to and from the hotel. …
Warning ... yes, this is a long entry but an interesting one. I have been fortunate to undertake a full transit of the Panama Canal from what I call this "low" level. So join me on this photographic journey undertaking a virtual 11 hour transit of the Panama Canal as it is about to celebrate its 100th birthday.
The day started with a 6.30 …
Back to the hotel at 8.10 pm to quickly catch a taxi to Tinajas Restaurant for their dinner and 9 pm dance and music show. Thought that I would be late but the hotel staff said ‘Go ... You will make it in time‘. Boris had already left as we were to meet at 7.30 pm at the hotel.
The restaurant interior decor was delightful, …
Alarm set for 3.55 am as we were leaving the hostel at 4.15 am to take the 4.30 am chicken bus to David. Well the bus came and left at 4.20 am … some 29 minutes later arrived in David. Sometimes it takes 90 minutes with many stops on route picking up passengers. But not on this trip. In fact I believe that our driver was racing another …
Balboa Yacht Club was the venue for our final farewell dinner.
The traffic was still light as we made our way there.
Nice and relaxing with the added benefit of seeing 3 different cruise liners come out of their transit of the Canal.
The sunset wasn’t that bad as well. With the setting sun directly in front of me, …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed