Archive | March, 2015

A Walking Tour of Old Montreal

9 March 2015

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Montreal

Old Montreal, or to the locals, Vieux Montreal – a little bit of Europe right here in North America. How to get there: You can walk up St. Catherine’s or take the metro to Place d’Armes stop. A taxi from downtown should only be about $5. Try to get here in late morning so that […]

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Cheat Sheet for Panama City

6 March 2015

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Panama Canal

Cheat Sheet: Panama Arrive in Panama City at Tocumen Airport (PTY). Electricity  Voltage: 110-120 Volts (same as U.S./Canada); Electrical sockets/outlets in Panama are the same as the electrical outlets found in the United States. Vaccinations (CDC Recommendations) Typhoid; Hepatitis A; and if going to Boca del Toro or jungle treks, consider Malaria and Yellow Fever Also, make sure your routine vaccinations, […]

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Costa Rica Cheat Sheet

1 March 2015

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Costa Rica

Cheat Sheet: Costa Rica Arrive in San Jose at Juan Santamaria Airport (SJO) in Alajuela — there is another airport in Liberia but there are limited flights from the USA. Electricity  Voltage: 110-120 Volts (same as U.S./Canada); Electrical sockets/outlets in the Republic of Costa Rica are the same as the electrical outlets found in the United States, but […]

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