PANAMA: CROSSING THE BORDER March 25th 2012 I am in Panama!!!!
After a day of getting cleaned, unpacked and re-packed after Cuba I took a bus to David, Panama. It was a 6 hour ride to the border with Costa Rica and 2 hours ride to David.
On the bus I met a very nice Tica who was going back and force between Costa Rica and Panama for medical treatments.
When we got to the border I was shocked. It was the most informal border I ha ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Panama » Chiriquí » David 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
January 2012: I quit my job, sold my car, bought a one-way to Costa Rica ticket and... Here I am in Latin America exploring the nature wonders and learning to travel solo. I hope you are going to enjoy traveling with me as this is meant to be a voice of my experience. ... full info