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Panama Canal

The Panama Canal is an artificial 48-mile waterway in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean. The canal cuts across the Isthmus of Panama and is a key conduit for international maritime trade. It’s a rite of passage for all sailors headed to the South Pacific.

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En route to the other side of the world–the Pacific!

Warren, on the bow and his buddy, Will, reading a book by the dinghy at midnight.









This container ship tied up on our stern.  A little bit close, wouldn’t 










Open-saysme


Lake Gatun which is filled with alligators so no swimming!  I almost did!






Into the South Pacific, finally.

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Portobello.

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