Panama City skyline
Panama City skyline
Panama City Skyline
Panama City Skyline

Called the "Dubai of the Americas"

BioMuseo
BioMuseo

Designed by famous American architect, Frank Gehry. Opening soon.

Historical Canal Photo
Historical Canal Photo

Construction of the Miraflores Locks

Panama Canal
Panama Canal

Miraflores Locks - right chamber two is full; the left chamber is empty; there are two lanes of locks.

Linda at Miraflores Locks
Linda at Miraflores Locks

Looking southward

Panama Canal
Panama Canal

Miraflores Locks - looking northward. Two lanes of locks

Embera baskets
Embera baskets

Highly prized and highly priced exquisite baskets

Embera cayucas (dugout canoes)
Embera cayucas (dugout canoes)

On the Chagres River

On our way to Embera village
On our way to Embera village

With Margo in the cayuca

Embera village
Embera village
Large Cayuco
Large Cayuco
 Embera house and kids
Embera house and kids

Note the log steps

Embera house
Embera house

Pride in education and Embera skirt laundry drying on the line

 Embera women with baskets
Embera women with baskets
Embera girl with woven disc
Embera girl with woven disc

Her first basket weaving

Margo with Rosalina
Margo with Rosalina

They have a long standing friendship and Margo has been selling her baskets for years.

Embera child in cayuca
Embera child in cayuca
 Casco Viejo cathedral
Casco Viejo cathedral
Casco Viejo wall graphics
Casco Viejo wall graphics
CascoViejo
CascoViejo

Restored colonial building

Gallery Diablicos, Casco Viejo
Gallery Diablicos, Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo

Decrepit colonial building

Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo

Beautiful colonial buildings

Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo

Behind this wall is the artisan market

Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo

Daughter of one of the artisan stall sellers

Casco Viejo
Casco Viejo
Canopy Tower aerial view
Canopy Tower aerial view

(Photo: Canopy Tower website)

Canopy Tower Observation Deck
Canopy Tower Observation Deck

(Photo: Canopy Tower website)

Canopy Tower
Canopy Tower
Sloth eating
Sloth eating
Broad-billed Motmot
Broad-billed Motmot
Violaceous Trogon (Gartered)
Violaceous Trogon (Gartered)
Male howler monkey
Male howler monkey
Howler mama and baby
Howler mama and baby
Colorful grasshopper
Colorful grasshopper
Drippy ant nest
Drippy ant nest
Leafcutter ants
Leafcutter ants
Puff bird
Puff bird
Hummingbird
Hummingbird
Butterfly
Butterfly

Inside Canopy Tower

Fruit Loops Toucan
Fruit Loops Toucan
Slaty-tailed Trogon
Slaty-tailed Trogon
Lung Fung Restaurant
Lung Fung Restaurant

Panama institution for dim sum

Dim Sum
Dim Sum

Dim Sum with the cruisers every Tuesday morning

Outside the Fish Market
Outside the Fish Market
Fish Market in Panama City
Fish Market in Panama City