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Old 17 Mar 2008
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"One guy posted getting to columbia by boat legally, 100 moto 100 person. Thats sounding pretty good rigt now. I'll post the outcome"

lol, that guy who posted the initial legal panama-colombia boat trip was a mate of mine! He had a great time -if I'd not been solo at that point I may have gone through Colombia, too.

how was your experience, apate? any problems?
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Panama-Bogota by girag

I am in Bogota and my bike is still in Panama. Girag promised me yesterday when I delivered my bike that the process was simple and I would have my bike today. I flew avianca to Bogota for $301. Today Girag couldn´t find my bike, then they said it´s still in Panama.

Don´t believe their promises.

The Voyager hostel in Panama (via argentina, above the subway sandwich shop) has info on boats. I had a chance to take a catamaran from Puerto Bello to Colombia for $700, 5 days, food and adventure included, but I turned it down. I wish I hadn´t.
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I am in Bogota and my bike is still in Panama. Girag promised me yesterday when I delivered my bike that the process was simple and I would have my bike today. I flew avianca to Bogota for $301. Today Girag couldn´t find my bike, then they said it´s still in Panama.

Don´t believe their promises.

The Voyager hostel in Panama (via argentina, above the subway sandwich shop) has info on boats. I had a chance to take a catamaran from Puerto Bello to Colombia for $700, 5 days, food and adventure included, but I turned it down. I wish I hadn´t.
Hey Bananaman, that price from Puerto Bello to Colombia is for the bike and yourself? does it go to Cartagena?

I've been reading your posts in the last few months,(advrider ) they are incredible, buena suerte en tu viaje y ojala te guste Peru, mi pais.

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Thanks getalexfr. Good stuff.
Does anyone know of a god place for tires in Panama City?
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Thanks getalexfr. Good stuff.
Does anyone know of a god place for tires in Panama City?
Have you tried contacting the HU Community(on the left side of this page) for Panama City?
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