Posts Tagged ‘ Panama City ’

Postcard from Panama

Apr 21st, 2017 | By

Panama has waited patiently for its moment of glory. That time – following the recent expansion of the famous Panama Canal – is now, says Kaye Holland.



Saturday snippets: 25th February 2017

Feb 25th, 2017 | By
barbados beach

Belly-dancing in the Scottish style, treasure hunting in Scunthorpe and avoiding Luton Airport by going to Southend are a few of the things on Adrian’s agenda this week.



Spotlight on Panama

Oct 14th, 2016 | By

Introducing Panama



Saturday snippets: 27th December 2015

Dec 27th, 2014 | By
fireworks over Sydney Harbouir Bridge

Adrian ponders on new year celebrations now that Christmas is over.



Panama: a Latin American gem

Jan 5th, 2013 | By

Often overshadowed by its Central American neighbour, Costa Rica, Panama has plenty of beauty, culture, history, ecoadventures and romance of its own – without the tourist crowds. Irene Middleman Thomas shows us the way to go



Panama: more than a canal

Nov 21st, 2011 | By

Panama rarely makes the news, or even the travel pages. What is there but the famous canal? And why should you holiday there?
Did you know, for example, that there 200 islands in the Gulf of Panama that form the Las Perlas Archipelago and that they are so named because of the abundance of pearls that were found there?