Lock, Stock and Two Watery Chambers

A photo journal from Woman’s recent trip to Panama (yes, the country)

Part 1: Getting There and The Panama Canal

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Over the Gulf of Mexico

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Miraflores Locks, Panama Canal

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Where in the world is Carmen Sandiego?

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Marine Traffic Control

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“Passing the Panama Canal” (click on photo for link to 1:16 video)

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Miraflores Locks

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Unfilled lock to the south (left)

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Looking south

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First ship sighting through the Canal!

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Panamax vessel: Built to maximum canal size

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Ship height before (right) and after (left) entering chamber

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Crocodile alert!

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