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Organizing my visit to Barro Colorado was not an easy task since the person in charge of the press had been injured, so it took me several months to coordinate the date. They sent me an email with the payment options which included bank transfer or credit card. As well as another email detailing the extensive instructions for the...
‘A to Z’ or Chef’s Table is located in a pink building called Casa Perez Aleman in Casco Viejo. This building has been characterized as a cultural space with exhibitions by Olga Sinclair and then the Sistine Chapel by Michelangelo. In April of this year, they got a new tenant, Ariel Zebede, who is also an artist but of...
In 1983 the idea of creating the El Trapiche Restaurant emerged. Alfonso Jaen, Domingo de Obaldía and Santiago Anguizola wanted to do a business and realized that there were no typical food options in Panama City. In September of that year they opened the first branch in Via Argentina. Those who visit Panama City today may find a wide...
The first time I went to Cala Mia Island Resort could have been back in 2008. I absolutely fell in love with this small hotel in the Gulf of Chiriqui. At that time it had a restaurant with a thatched roof with windows overlooking the Pacific Ocean and a couple of bungalows scattered over the gardens. It was quite...
Undoubtedly, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, who is known by his initials ‘JFK’, was one of the most popular presidents in the United States. This may be because he was very handsome and had great romances, including his wife Jacqueline Lee "Jackie" Bouvier and extramarital affairs with famous women like Marilyn Monroe and Marlene Dietrich. But the great mystery that continues...
I met Gisella Contini at a gastronomic conference and she invited me to visit her restaurant in Panama City called 'La Negra Tomasa'. As soon as she opened her mouth I realized that she was Italian since her Spanish has a strong accent and I thought, this will be a delicious experience. Gisella says that "to work in a restaurant,...
Sucre is one of the two capitals of Bolivia, which one of the only countries in the world with two capitals. The other capital is La Paz, which is 3,640 meters high, while Sucre is 2,790 meters, which allows you to breathe better. Without a doubt, Sucre is much prettier than La Paz. It is probably the most picturesque...
Climbing Ancon Hill is free and can be done every day of the year. With 199 meters above sea level, it is considered the highest point of Panama City. It was important since the Spaniards had to move the location of Panama Viejo to Casco Viejo. It served as a surveillance point since 1671. To get there, you must drive...
Our trip to Croatia started in the capital, Zagreb, since we went by train from Budapest, Hungary. After spending a few days exploring, we decided to change the scenery and go south, to the Dalmatian coast. We decided to rent a car, which was a problem since they barely had any automatic cars, and drive 400 kilometers to Split....
Muscat is the capital of Oman and an excellent point to go explore the surroundings. We stayed in the luxurious hotel The Chedi Muscat and we rent a car. As a matter of fact, the road infrastructure is impressive, rents are cheap and the speed limit is 120 kilometers. So I recommend this option, unless you want to take...