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The New David Bus Terminal

There seems to be an endless amount of construction everywhere in Panama. A bigger project that started recently in David is the new bus terminal. It looks like it will also include a major shopping center, so it will be … Continue reading

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Building a Bridge

There is a bridge over the Pan-American Highway here, and we have enjoyed watching the process from breaking ground to the traffic now driving over the new bridge. It has been fascinating! July 2013, big equipment showed up on either side of … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers

Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers Layers. Layers can reveal, conceal, and make something more complex. They can vary in size, texture, color, or functionality. Each layer can have its own story, meaning, or purpose. They can overlap, blend, or be distinctly separate. A … Continue reading

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I asked him to clean the bathroom…

I wrote a post not long ago about Panamanian home construction, and how everything is concrete and tile so it’s not damaged by water. We bought this water blaster not long ago to clean the roof before painting, and anything … Continue reading

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Panamanian Construction

We have found it interesting to learn how the Panamanians build houses. Everything here is block and cement with tin roofs. There is a lot to be said for this style of building. It’s strong, and there is nothing to … Continue reading

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David, Panama – construction everywhere!

There always seem to be projects underway in our area. There are everything from small home improvement projects to major road construction. New commercial buildings and new homes are everywhere and more are planned. There is a sign in my … Continue reading

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