Hotel Occidental

Ubicado en la Avenida 3, Calle 4, David, Panama | Hotel

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David Panama

A travel blog entry by sojealous on Jan 08, 2008

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We catch the 9am bus to Neily and then the 11am bus to the Panama border crossing. On the bus are a couple (English and Scottish) of backpackers but they are only on holiday for 3 weeks. We get our passports stamped for leaving Costa Rica but at the Panama Immigration we are told we need prove that we are going to leave Panama (our flight ticket …

Welcome to Panama...not!!

A travel blog entry by davidandmaria


... we, and the four other foreigners, should follow him. We were taken to a lawyers office 300m down the road. We had to pay our departure tax at the lawyers, with USD $1 service fee on top of USD $7 departure tax. Given the long walk each way, it took longer than the bank queue we were originally in.

When we walked back to the immigration office, we noticed that our bus had disappeared. One of the others said it had driven towards the border but not sure to ...

To the top of Panama

A travel blog entry by vincethepince


... spoke to us was when we asked questions. Fortunately the trail was very easy to follow as there were very few forks and most likely if you were not climbing, you were going the wrong way. There was also a power line that ran parallel to the road so as long as that was with you, you were also good. Gina and I started up the mountain at our usual hiking pace and Andrew is a very fit guy so he had no trouble keeping up but we soon realized that our guide and his girlfriend ...

"Oh, how beautiful is Panama"

A travel blog entry by cathonaventure


... form in the mid-morning to mid-day, and these turn grey and then black by mid to late afternoon. Rain falls in the later afternoon. During our stay on Isla Boca Brava, the intensity of the rain storms increased each day. On our third night there, the wind howled and the rain beat down on our corrugated tin roof so hard that all talk was drowned out. The rain lasted longer than on the other nights, but the day broke clear and the rising sun shone on the dripping trees overhanging ...

What we've been up to:

A travel blog entry by sharissajj


... went to a local waterfall that most tourists don't know about. We all squeezed into Nico's tiny car, talked our way out of a ticket at the toll booth (we had 7 people in a little Honda) and headed out to the waterfall. It was a small hike up through a cow pasture, we scared away a small group of them to keep heading on the trail. On the final leg of the trail, you pass around a bug boulder and see the first pool of water. We kept walking up and you can see ...

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