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Jan 20, 2009 - David, Panama to San Isidro, Costa Rica

David is a major centre for cross-border shopping. The prices in Panama are so much lower than those in Costa Rica that many people visit just to shop. Of course Janine did not want to miss out so she spent some time shopping before we got underway. Once again the advantage (Bill)/ disadvantage (Janine) of traveling by motorcycle was highlighted; no matter how good the bargains were, we just did not have room to carry a lot of new stuff. The border crossing went very smooth. We knew exactly where the various windows and offices were since...

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