Destinations

20 Fun Facts About Antwerp, Belgium

May 18, 2015

We will be visiting Antwerp, Belgium during an upcoming trip to Europe. As part of our trip planning research, we learned some interesting facts about Belgium’s most populous city located on the Scheldt River about about 25 miles north of Brussels. 20 Fun Facts About Antwerp, Belgium 1. While the country of Belgium has three different official languages […]

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An Easy and Inexpensive Way to Visit the Panama Canal from Panama City

April 29, 2015

Last weekend we met our friend James in Panama City, Panama. Seeing the Panama Canal was a top priority during our brief visit. The best place to view the Panama Canal from Panama City is at the Miraflores Locks Visitor Center. We considered taking a Panama Canal tour, but found the tours to be expensive at $85 to $150 […]

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Updating Our Progress on The Travelers’ Century Club List of 324 Destinations

April 27, 2015

We are in Panama City, Panama, having a fabulous, if brief visit. This view of downtown is taken from the Hilton Panama on Balboa Avenue. This is our first visit to the country of Panama in Central America. This means that we get to update our progress on The Travelers’ Century Club List of 324 Destinations. The […]

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20 Fun Facts About Panama City, Panama

April 21, 2015

In preparation for an upcoming visit to Panama City, Panama, we did a little background research.  Panama City, the capital city of Panama, is located at the Pacific Ocean entrance of the Panama Canal.  20 Fun Facts About Panama City, Panama 1. With a total metro population of 1,440,381, Panama City is the largest city […]

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