Suites Ambassador Apart Hotel
Travel Blogs from Panama City
... was the tolls the Canal charges. For a one way trip, the highest amount paid was US$375k. The cheapest was 36 cents when some guy back in 1928 swam through the canal. No wonder the buildings in Panama were ritzy.
One thing was for sure, there wasn’t much room to spare for the big ships floating through. A 1m gap ...
... turn out to be totally cool for us. Her friend was Adelaida (she actually took awesome care of us, breakfast every morning, plus, just because, made us dinner for us one night, we paid $5 to cover expenses), who had inherited three "apartments" in a building in very old, very normal, very dirty neighborhood. We paid $30 per night for the whole apartment, actually two bedrooms in both, with living rooms and a kitchen, never used. She, in turn, hooked us us ...
... these channels will be 720 ft / 218 m wide, which will require post-Panamax vessels to navigate the channels in one direction at a time. The Gaillard Cut and the channel through Gatun Lake will be widened to at least 920 ft / 280 m on ...
... to see the city, without much challenges. The days previous internet was limited in panama, that morning I use wifi in the hostal and book my ticket online with my credit card...smack bang into the modern world.
The tour bus turned out to be a waste of money, super slow traffic is really bad. I head to the miraflores locks of the panama canal after an hour on the bus. At the locks theres a mueseum, where for those that saw the picture of what appeared to be me on a boat ...
... to work alone in svc Sat morning since everyone slept in, which I should have done. Thanks, drunk girls. Thanks, Panama police.
In happier news, I’ve had some really nice ministry experiences. I love how when you approach someone here, they politely listen and then once you start talking about something very important, namely, the Bible, they listen intently. People are very liberal with their phone numbers and email addresses here, so usually when I meet people ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center