Total Time: 12 days
Exchange Rate: 1 dollar=1 balboa=1 dollar; it’s weird, they use US currency
Cost of a Typical Dinner: $2.50 at a local soda where you get chicken, rice and lentils or around $15.00 at a nicer restaurant
Number of Cities Visited: 4
Number of Public Buses: 5
Number of Boats: 5
Number of Taxis: 17
Favorite Place: Bocas del Toro
Least Favorite Place: Almirante
Best Food: Italian meal at La Posta
Worst Food: “Meat Platter” at Lenos & Carbon
Number of Illnesses: 1 (Joshua’s first mosquito bites: 30 on one ankle)
Places to Visit Next Time: San Blas Islands
Worst Law: A T-shirt must be worn at all times in the city.
Local Beers (listed by preference):
Josh has never gotten a mosquito bite?!
Obviously, the bugs know I taste better.