Portobelo Panama World Heritage Site

Portobelo, Panama Colonial Spain Revisited

Colonial Spain and its Hold on Portobelo, Panama. Panama gained independence from Spain in 1821 but the Spanish influence is alive and well in Central America. Panama has two of the most important cities of the Spanish colonial empire within its borders. Panama City on the Pacific and Portobelo on the Caribbean were the cities … Read more…

USS Columbus Passing through the Panama Canal

US Navy Submarine USS Columbus Transits the Panama Canal

US Navy Submarine Passes Through the Panama Canal. SSN 762 USS Columbus passed through the Panama Canal. See all the pictures of the US Navy submarine transiting the Panama Canal here. US Navy vessels regularly pass through the Panama Canal it is just not that often that we get to see US Navy Submarine make … Read more…

Gallup Poll Ranks Panama 1st in Global Well-Being Index

Panama 1st in Global Well Being Poll!

Panama 1st in Global Well Being Poll 2 Years in a Row! Each year the Gallup Poll company goes out and polls people from all over the world asking them about their perceptions of well-being according to five elements. It is called the Gallup-Heathways Global Well-Being Index: Social, Financial, Purpose, Physical and Community. Once again … Read more…

Pedasi, Panama Top Destinations in Panama

Panama’s Most Popular Travel Destinations 2015

Most Popular Travel Destinations in Panama. The Panama Canal made the list of the top 25 most popular travel destinations for 2015. No the Panama Canal did not rank as the most popular travel destination. The good news is that our top tourist attraction in Panama made the list! Panama is a hidden gem and … Read more…

VIP Panama Tours Panama Monkeys

Panama Monkeys Come in All Sizes

Panama Monkeys I first lived in Panama for 4 months way back in 1997. I had the privilege of seeing all kinds of Panama monkeys during my short stay. Now it seems every time we go anywhere near the jungles and mountains of Panama we see Panama monkeys up close. My First Experience with Panama … Read more…

View of the Panama Canal Expansion

Panama Canal Expansion Opened to the Public.

The Panama Canal Expansion Open to the Public for One Day! On Sunday May 17th, the Panama Canal Authority set up tours of the Panama Canal expansion for the public. It was a spectacular event where over 40,000 visitors made the trip to the Panama Canal Expansion in Coccoli, Panama. We knew that there would … Read more…

Tourism in Panama Ranked #1 in Central America

Panama Tourism Ranked #1 in Central America

Panama Tourism #1 in Central America According to the World Economic Forum Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2015 Panama tourism ranks #1 among Central American countries. The World Economic Forum produces the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness report every two years. Panama tourism is what we specialize in.   Panama Tourism Ranked #1 in Central America … Read more…

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