One day to explore: Panama City Old Town, Casco Viejo

Panama City’s old town actually has four names. Casco Viejo and Casco Antiguo both translate literally as ‘old quarter’, but then there’s the other two names on top of that. San Felipe is its official name, and Catedral is a local nickname - funnily enough, on [...]

“Christ on a rickshaw!”

We seem to have lost our ability to get up at a reasonable hour. We were set to meet Claudia at half 12, and I foolishly expected that that might mean we had a chance to go and do some sightseeing or shopping beforehand, but I [...]

2014-08-05T04:42:28+00:00August 5th, 2014|Travel Diary, Uncategorized|Comments Off on “Christ on a rickshaw!”

An introduction.

Let's pretend its the beginning of September, rather than the middle of January, and that I'm just about to begin my gap year, rather than it being a third(ish) of the way through. This is a blog to record all the things I do, or want [...]

2013-01-17T20:05:00+00:00January 17th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on An introduction.