Tag Archives: Las Tablas

Desfile de las Mil Polleras 2016 ~ The End…

I have a few more photos to post and then I’m finished with the Desfile de las Mil Polleras for this year. I’ve chosen to sort the pictures by the different styles, so I can show how diverse they are.  But … Continue reading

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Snapshot Sunday ~ 17/01/2016

My favourite snapshot from the Desfile de las Mil Polleras 2016 that took place yesterday in Las Tablas.

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In the Desfile ~ Angular People

When presented with this week’s photo challenge I was kind of stumped.  I took a tour through some of the other posts for the challenge and I saw bridges, buildings, and such; beautiful buildings, bridges and such.  I have a few pictures … Continue reading

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Dias de Patrias ~ Continuación

All last week the parades continued throughout Panama.  Schools from all over the country travel to these parades to take part and to strut their stuff.  The largest of them was in La Villa de Los Santos on the 10th … Continue reading

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The Month of Patria Celebrations Continues

I mentioned yesterday that we went to Las Tablas to watch the Desfile de Patrias/Desfile de Banderas on Saturday.  This parade is held every year on November 8th before the November 10th Grito de Los Santos or First Cry Freedom of … Continue reading

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Snapshot Sunday ~ 09/11/2014

We’ve had a frustrating week with the internet.  It was reaaalllyyy slow last week and then it went out completely sometime yesterday while we were out and remained that way until this afternoon. Yesterday we spent most of the day … Continue reading

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Snapshot Sunday ~ 05/10/2014

This little fellow was brought into the mascota sterilization clinic on Wednesday.  More on his story tomorrow…in the campo.

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A Large Sign that Moves

Sign: a notice that is publicly displayed giving information or instructions in a written or symbolic form. This week Spay Panama is in the Azuero Peninsula on a sterilization mission.  The team drives throughout the country in this converted school bus … Continue reading

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Water Water Everywhere and Not a Drop to Drink

Water, water, everywhere, And all the boards did shrink; Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink.” ~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner ~ Atrazine is an herbicide used to prevent pre and post-emergence broad-leaf weeds in crops such as maize (corn) and sugarcane and it … Continue reading

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Yep, Got the SUV All Legal

Before we moved to Panama we made contact (thanks to Vecino) with a young fellow who helped us buy our vehicle.  As I’ve said before, if you speak very little or no Spanish hiring an expeditor to help you to … Continue reading

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