Day 158 – Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal

Day 158 – Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal
Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal

Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal

Today we drove out to the famous Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal. These locks are one of the three locks that ships need to pass in order to make it through the Panama Canal.

The ships are huge, I was very impressed! Also impressive, the fare they have to pay to pass the canal: up to $215,000!

At the Miraflores Locks we also visited the interactive museum/exhibition and watched the visitor movie. If you ever get to go to Panama, definitely check it out!

For more information and history about the Panama Canal visit this web site!

The ships are Huge!!

The ships are Huge!!

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Claudia

Hi, my name is Claudia! I live, work and play in Sanford, FL. To top it all off, I am also totally in love with Sanford! My husband Jose and I are Realtors in Sanford, FL and help people realize their dreams of home ownership. We have two sons, Nicolas (2011) and Lukas (2013). I am originally from Germany, moved here in 2004. In 2008 I started Sanford365.com. I love everything that says creativity. Design is my passion, no matter if Graphic, Web or Fashion Design - and I am also into photography :) I'm also very social and love to hang out with my family and friends, be it for a kids play date or a fun night out ;)

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