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Anne & Carolyn's Panama Canal Cruise
March 28-April 12, 2013

How Far We Went: Mileage for Trip

Page 1 Overview

Day 1 ~ Thursday, March 28, 2013: Fly from Charlotte, NC, via Houston, TX, to San Diego, CA

Thanks to Clay for taking us to the airport in Charlotte. He picked us up at 4:00 AM for our 6:00 AM flight.

Click on all photos for larger images (unless indicated otherwise).

Visit San Diego & Old Town

More San Diego Photos

Old Town sign restaurant Old Town
Carolyn at Old Town (no larger image) Barra Bara Restaurant Old Town
plants band jail
Succulents Heavy Metal Band Jail
tree hotel trolley
Big tree Cosmopolitan Hotel Old Town Trolley Stop

Day 2 ~ Friday, March 29, 2013: Visit the famous San Diego Zoo and board the ms Statendam

More Zoo Photos

Anne & Carolyn flamingos yellow flower
No larger image Flamingos Yellow flower
colobus panda Inca Tern
Eastern Angolan Colobus ~ Sign Panda ~ Photo by CWS Inca Tern
Children with Orangatan leaving The Midway
Janey & Children Leaving San Diego USS Midway

Day 3 ~ Saturday, March 30, 2013: Ship photos and At Sea

Carolyn cabin cabin
Carolyn walking for exercise Our cabin (no larger images)
sunset 1 sunset 2 sunset
Sunset
Anne Carolyn flower arrangement
Anne & Carolyn ~ formal night ~ as dressed up as we get!! (no larger images) Flower arrangment on ship
mermaid statue wall decoration deck 5
Mermaid statue in atrium Wood wall decoration Lobby area deck 5 (WAY too much orange)

Day 4 ~ Sunday, March 31, 2013: At sea

sparkling sea land & sea rocks
Views at sea ~ I don't know where we were.
rocks & mountains ship florist flowers
Rocks & Mountains We went to a flower arranging demonstration.

Day 5 ~ Monday, April 1, 2013: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

More Puerto Vallarta photos

Puerto Vallarta the bay dolphin statue
The city Along the bay Dolphin statue on point in photo at left
plaza hacienda courtyard tequila lesson
Plaza and church Hacienda Doña Engracia Guide Mario explaining how tequila is made

Day 6 ~ Tuesday, April 2, 2013: At Sea

ship the Pacific dressed up
Upper deck ~ larger image of dolphins The Pacific Formal Night

Day 7 ~ Wednesday, April 3, 2013: Huatulco & Hagia Sofia Botanical Park, Mexico

More Huatulco & Hagia Sofia Photos

approaching Huatulco beach military
Approaching Huatulco Huatulco Beach Military presence along road
Hagia Sofia Botanical Park
Pedro torch ginger mountain
Guide Pedro at beginning of trail Etlingera eliator ~ Torch Ginger View from trail

Day 8 ~ Thursday, April 4, 2013: Puerto Chiapas, Tapachula, & Izapa, Pre-Columbian Archaeological Site, Mexico

More Chiapas Photos

military boat Chiapas Sign Tapachula, Mexico
Military escort to port Welcome to Puerto Chiapas Tapachula ~ Center Building: Museum
(old City Hall) ~ Photo by CWS
stela 90 Izapa Anne
Museum of Archealogy of Soconusco
Stela 90 ~ Izapa ~ Sign
Izapa Ruins Sign Anne ~ Photo by CWS

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San Diego Old Town | Zoo | Puerto Vallarta | Huatulco | Puerto Chiapas | Puerto Quetzal | Panama Canal | Cartagena


Photos in header: Niagra Falls; Big Sur, CA; Golden Gate Bridge, CA; Sunset on the Baltic Sea;
Virginia Creeper Trail, VA; Emerald Lake, Yukon, Canada; Glacier Bay, Alaska; Sunset on the Pacific; Triple Falls at DuPont Forest, NC.
Header Photo Credits: All Anne S. Napier except Niagra Falls by Herman Stubblefield.

Updated December 9, 2013