AMERICAS

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Panama Canal at Miraflores Lock

The Panama Canal at Miraflores Lock is a great place to get feel of it. Visit the onsite museum, then sit back and drink beer, watching ships pass close.

Surreal hell prison tour – Bolivia

My solitary Sunday was absorbed by a visit to La Paz’s San Pedro Prison. No, I wasn’t arrested for drugs or acts of public indecency, rather it was a straight forward tourist kinda thing.

FMLN base at Perquin – El Salvador

Perquin in El Salvador is the former FMLN guerrilla base. A former guerilla shows me around the trenches and other civil war sites and relics of Perquin.