Colón, Panama is Dangerous!!

Colón 2000 in Colón, Panama We have all heard about how dangerous and scary Colón, Panama is. That is not far from the truth. Colón, Panama is not a town that a tourist should be walking around without private security. Believe me, we know because we live in Panama and travel to Colón, Panama every week. We have … Read more…

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…

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