Balboa

Balboa, Panama

Travel Blogs from Balboa

Balboa Travel Blogs (14)
Day 27: Canal Transit, Balboa, Panama travel blog

Day 27: Canal Transit

A travel blog entry by randiandersen

I got up at 5 to send the email about the webcam - sorry all for that late notice and that I didn't have more specific information - and the sun wasn't up yet, which surprised me. I wrote for a while and tried to catch up, and when the sun came up I was ...

Sharkita

Sharkita's Panama Canal Transit

A travel blog entry by sharkita

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... been forced to cut loose our main anchor and leave it as any delay in the canal zone has a financial penalty. Some interesting Panama Canal facts: The first feasibility study to construct the canal was done in 1534. A couple of different French companies ...

Finally Made It To Panama & Embera Indian Village, Balboa, Panama travel blog

Finally Made It To Panama & Embera Indian Village

A travel blog entry by rosaslovian

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032010: Reached Isla del Flamenco, Panama early morning 5:30. Finished packing to change cabins for a 3-person cabin.  Cabin boy Ferdi moved hung clothes & luggage to cabin 326.  Closed out cabin 110 account with Purser Yulia at 6:00.  ...

The Panama Canal, continued., Balboa, Panama travel blog

The Panama Canal, continued.

A travel blog entry by randiandersen

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... on a boat in the Panama Canal? I still can't quite get over that. We live on a BOAT!!! Whoa!!! We actually got to Balboa a couple hours after leaving the canal. We anchored, instead of docking, and there was a crowd waiting to be tendered (shuttled on ...