Category: Panama

Three “J’s” in Panama

If you have read my previous post about our Panama Canal transit you will know that we were joined by James, John and John. As always, it is really exciting to have family and friends on board and to be able to share their holiday. Unfortunately they were only with us for eight/nine days but, …

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Panama Canal – without using an agent

I am aware that a number of yachting friends have been waiting for this post – so I hope that they are not disappointed! I also hope that any other cruisers who come across it find the information useful. S/Y “Siga Siga” transited the Panama Canal on 27/28 January 2015. However, as some people know, …

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Fun and friends in Panama

I am hoping that this is the final post from Shelter Bay! We are going to Panama City tomorrow to meet James and John [Byrne] and his friend John who are going to be three of our line-handlers for our canal transit on 27/28 Jan. We are, in fact, going to have a boat full …

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