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Panama Canal

January 7th 2012
It’s amazing the better technology is the more I miss home. Perhaps its because I have been on the road for so long but I remember the first few years travelling I didn’t miss home at all. In fact I would have only phoned a couple of times, never sent a postcard. But now with Skype and Facebook things are a bit harder when it comes to Christmas. There is more of a connection with home. ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Panama

Panamanian Flag With US backing, Panama seceded from Colombia in 1903 and promptly signed a treaty with the US allowing for the construction of a canal and US sovereignty over a strip of land on either side of the structure (the Panama Canal Zone). The Panama Canal ... ... read more
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