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Panama City

Making my way down from Mexico, I have had my fair share of experiencing the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to Central American border crossings. 859 more words

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Volcan and the Thunder

A few weeks ago, I hiked up Volcan Baru in Panama which is the point of highest elevation in the country. At 11,398 feet, she stands tall, a guardian watching over the green and quiet town of Boquete. 713 more words

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Your next great city break destination - Panama City

Tourists.  We’re selfish creatures really.  We want to see new cultures, but want them served up easily; we love an historic old town, but crave the energy of a modern metropolis; want to feel we have experienced something other than the urban, but balk at the difficult travel required to get there.   662 more words

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Casco Viejo - it's fabulously Shabby Chic

Whenever a waiter asks where we are from, we reply ‘Somos de Inglaterra’ – we are from England! This usually then gives the waiter opportunity to test out his very good English and for us our poor Spanish. 773 more words

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Abuelo Centuria Reserva de la Familia (40%, Panama)

You thought I was finished with Abuelo, no? Nope, there is still another Abuelo available. The Centuria was released in 2011, one year after the 12yo in celebration of the distillery’s centennial. 434 more words

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Hats off

Given the sudden surge in temperature and the fact that I’m off to Ibiza again soon, I’ve been hat shopping in order to protect my noggin from the sun. 14 more words

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Panama City

“A run down Miami”, “a jungle of glass high rises” and “a shitty version of Dubai” are a few of the ways I’ve heard people talk of Panama City. 199 more words

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