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 country.
Since its early start in the mid 1800’s, Colon has maintained its charm as a “steamy Caribbean port” where just about everything goes. Tourists describe the city as vibrant, pulsing, and fascinating despite its apparent poverty.
Travel experts Lonely Planet say, “Colon Province is mostly undeveloped and virtually inaccessible, but steeped in a rich, accessible history”. Read more