Gatun, Panama

Travel Blogs from Gatun

Gatun Travel Blogs (4)

What's Old is New Again, Part II

A travel blog entry by atlpilot36

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... nbsp;  Even guidebooks advise a taxi for travel even block to block. Looking for ways to kill time I decided the Gatun Locks near the ass of Panama would be a good way to spend the day.   One possible route is bus to downtown Colon and then ...

Panama Canal, Gatun, Panama travel blog

Panama Canal

A travel blog entry by pete-r


... it must have been at Colón before I got up. There is a swing bridge at the Miraflores locks and an iron bridge near Panama City, but otherwise the canal really does divide the country.  After the suspension bridge, you soon reach a single lock ...

Panama City & Lake Gatun, Lago Gatun, Panama travel blog

Panama City & Lake Gatun

A travel blog entry by shawnbuckle


We were flying in from Santa Marta, with a stopover in Bogota. During our connection, I was reading some Panama City reviews on the Trip Advisor app. I noticed a top rating for a Lake Gatun tour by a guy named Carl. Quickly, I sent an email and he said ...


Panama's Canal: Strategic Interest

A travel blog entry by jessica_cdn


... our guide was remarkably candid. Of course there are the usual problems such as poverty, corruption and economic issues. Panama's more pressing concerns include the possible development of an alternative passage through north of Canada connecting the two ...