Fish and Fun October 11th 2010 Hello all,
We are in the north of Panama in an archipelago called Bocas del Toro. We have extended our stay by five days as we are having such a good time here. At last, everything is easy here! We travelled from San Jose in Costa Rica with two german backpackers. We took a 6 hour journey on the bus together, then took a bus and then we took a water taxi to arrive two hours later in Bocas Town! ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Panama » Bocas Del Toro 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
Giving up our jobs, renting our flat, my girlfriend and I are travelling the world for 12 months.
I'm English and Del is French. We were living in London, working as secondary school teachers but have decided to take a year out of life to spend some quality time with one another and see parts of the world we think we may not have the chance to see again.
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