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Informative articles on our escorted tours in Latin America, USA and Canada

Visit Miraflores Visitor Center & Museum

The Miraflores Locks Visitor Center and Museum brings life and history into the construction and operation of the Panama Canal. The primary focus of this modern Panama City attraction is the Miraflores Locks Museum, a four-floor interactive museum dedicated to the history and construction of the Panama Miraflores Locks. Museum guests are offered views of […]

Amador Causeway Panama

The 2 mile (3.5km) Amador Causeway Panama (Calzada de Amador) is a must see tourist attraction located at the southern entrance of the Panama Canal near Panama City. Built by the United States Government in 1913, Amador Causeway Panama is unique in that it is the road that connects Panama City (the capital) with four […]

All Inclusive Panama Vacations

All inclusive Panama vacations bring tourists to what many people call Central America’s “Hidden Treasure.” Panama is the small country near the equator that connects Central America to South America. Though relatively small in size, it is brimming with culture shaped by European and Spanish traditions and a friendly population generally made up of Spanish speaking […]

Colon Panama Vacations

Travel Panama with Caravan Tours including Colon Panama vacations to this country’s second largest city. Colon is an extremely valuable port and commercial center for world trade. With a relatively small population of less than 300,000 Colon province is located near the Atlantic entrance to the Panama Canal on the North Central part of the […]

El Valle Panama Vacation

The town of El Valle Panama is an outstanding invitation in and of itself, beckoning tourists from around the world to come vacation in the quiet little village located in the world’s largest inhabited volcano crater. Indians from surrounding Panama Mountains first inhabited El Valle over 11,000 years ago. What used to be a volcanic […]

Caribbean Coast Panama Vacations

On the Caribbean coast Panama in Middle America there are plenty of sights and unique places that are sure to please history fans and all who appreciate the treasures of the past. Pristine Caribbean coast beaches are an added bonus and can be found in the province of Colon near Portobelo and Playa Blanca. Portobelo was […]

Caravan Panama Canal Hotels

Take an all inclusive, fully guided Panama vacation with Caravan Tours and your Panama Canal hotels are included. Our Caravan Panama Canal tour is one of the most economical options for vacationing in this beautiful Central American country. Our tour guests stay at some of the finest hotels in Panama including: Marriott Courtyard Panama Gamboa […]

Casco Viejo Panama – The Old Quarter

Casco Viejo is the “Old Quarter” in Panama City; the capital of Panama. It may be said of many places in the world that a visitor would feel like they were “stepping back in time” when they visit. for the very first time. The Old Quarter is such a place. Casco Viejo is a World […]

Old Panama City Attractions

Old Panama and Panama City may well be some of the best unknown jewels of Central America, if not the world; yet to be discovered by vacationing world travellers. Panama City   Some visitors to the capital have described it as a cosmopolitan metropolis, small in size but rivalling some of the world’s better known […]

Caravan Tour Includes Chagres River Cruise

Although visitors to this central American country generally overlook the significance of the Chagres River Panama, we have included a river cruise on our fully guided Caravan Panama tour. Our begins in Panama City, which is recognized internationally as a great place to live, work and even retire. As well, the architectural ruins and old world […]