compulsivetraveler.tv [BETA]

The ultimate travel video site

Ciudad de Panamá, Panamá, Panama Travel Video

Episode 30: Panama

After 7000 miles of travel Mitch and Ryan make it halfway.

filmmaker: halfthrottle

country: Panama

channel: adventure

rating: n/a

views: 8675

comments: 0

Add to Favorites Add a comment Plan-it!

Leave your comment!


(we will not share this)

(hint: you are human)

See all videos of Panama...

Destination Unknown , Panama

Destination Unknown , Panama

The Darien Province is one of the most ravaged areas in the Americans and is ho…moreThe Darien Province is one of the most ravaged areas in the Americans and is home to the Embera Indians ,I'm your host Michael Murphy and this is Destination Unknown ,Panama less

Destination Unknown, Panama 1 Barrro Colorado Island

Destination Unknown, Panama 1 Barrro Colorado Island

Micheal Murphy does a jungle trek in the Barro Colorado Island off the Coast of…moreMicheal Murphy does a jungle trek in the Barro Colorado Island off the Coast of Panama. He video tapes turtles, lizards, and monkeys on this travel adventure. less

Destination Unknown Panama Episode 2 Coiba National Park

Destination Unknown Panama Episode 2 Coiba National Park

Micheal Murphy captures the magic of Coiba National Park, a 671,000 acre oceani…moreMicheal Murphy captures the magic of Coiba National Park, a 671,000 acre oceanic and jungle refuge. less

Destination Unknown, Panama 3: Panal Canal Day

Destination Unknown, Panama 3: Panal Canal Day

Micheal Murphy visits the architectural marvel of Panama Canal and video tapes …moreMicheal Murphy visits the architectural marvel of Panama Canal and video tapes the the inner working of this marvelous man made creation. less

Destination Unknown, Panama 4: Panal Canal Night

Destination Unknown, Panama 4: Panal Canal Night

Micheal Murphy visits the architectural marvel of Panama Canal and video tapes …moreMicheal Murphy visits the architectural marvel of Panama Canal and video tapes the the inner working of this marvelous man made creation. less

Destination Unknown Panama Episode 5: Isla Iguna

Destination Unknown Panama Episode 5: Isla Iguna

Micheal Murphy captures the magic of Isla Iguana an oceanic and jungle refuge.

See all videos of adventure...

Costa Rica a Traveler's Guide 2

Costa Rica a Traveler's Guide 2

Ana Alexandra goes to the exotic Xandari Resort and Spa. She enjoys her self in…moreAna Alexandra goes to the exotic Xandari Resort and Spa. She enjoys her self in the natural springs, and beautiful Costa Rican foliage. less

Yangtze River cruise part 2 Yangzhou,  a World Heritage Site

Yangtze River cruise part 2 Yangzhou, a World Heritage Site

SThe West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou is an implementation of the class…moreSThe West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou is an implementation of the classical Chinese landscape ideal by improving the natural landscape with bridges, causeways, pavillions etc. The ‘improved’ landscape had a profound impact on the design of gardens not only in China but also further afield. Unesco declared West Lake a Worls heritage Site less

Luxury Wine Tour of Croatia

Luxury Wine Tour of Croatia

Zagreb is a bustling modern city with a thousand year history. The 20th century…moreZagreb is a bustling modern city with a thousand year history. The 20th century blends without effort with its great buildings and monuments from the 17th 18th and 19th century. Samobor is where people from Zagreb come to relax. The town with its beautifully preserved medieval plan looks almost unreal. When here must try the famous aperitif called Bermet and its very special custard cake which the people of Samobor claim has no calories. 30 minutes from Zagreb is a small winery called Korak. The family has been in the wine business for centuries. The current winery has been producing superior wines for 20 years Rieslings and Sauvignons are exceptional. Opatje is a popular Summer and Winter resort on the Adriatic. The emperor of Austria loved this place. It was the Austrian nobility favorite spot in the 19th centuries and it shows. This place is all about indulging and pampering. Motuvun is an old medieval town on top of a hill is in the heart of Istria. Population 500 tradition lives on in Motuvun. In Li’vade there is an outstanding restaurant called Zigante, the cathedral of the Istrian truffle . The Chef prepares a pasta with black truffles, the Summer variety. A white truffle found by Zigante is in the Guinness Book of Records. And of course the store is all about …what else? Great food needs great olive oil. In Buje one can taste what has been a specialty of Istria for centuries: the many varieties of olive oil. In Brtonigla is Astarea one can taste traditional recipes of Istrian grandmothers prepared to perfection by loving traditional hands In the rich wine country of Umag, is another outstanding winery: Kabola with its awarded wines like Malvasia and Grey Pinot. Fusion spa in the hotel Melia has experts from Thailand and India practicing a range of sophisticated massages from Thai to Ayruvedic, to Tibetan Chi Nei Tsang massage In Umag another major winery: Coronica . The wines of Istria are shaped by the red soil rich in iron and the salty sea air. Coronica uses no fertilizers and focuses on its native grapes producing mostly Malvasia for whites and Teran red. Rovinj is a beautiful Adriatic town with a beautiful harbor and a charming an old town which owes its goods looks to the long presence of the Venetians. With a big influx of tourists from nearby Italy and northern Europe it has great hotels and restaurants Pula was an administrative center of Istria since Roman times and the roman arena still stands as a sign of old roman glory. And an old culinary traditions which shows in its great markets. Valsabbion is a sophisticated boutique hotel and a much awarded restaurant with very innovative cuisine both in content and presentation. Down toward the central region of Licka are the Plitvize lakes. Surrounded by 3 mountains feeding the lakes this world heritage site is a grand collection of amazing waterfalls and 16 lakes known for their unusual changing colors colors ranging from blue to aqua to turquoise Then through the ancient village of Mlinize with looks to have stepped out right out of the Middle Ages. Nearby in Kuterevo in the Licka region there is a shelter for bear cubs run by volunteers and worth a visit. The peninsual of Primosten is one of the most photogenic places on the Adriatic. This is also a rich wine country. Further south is Trogir a World Heritage site with great architecture and the feeling of having stepped right into the Renaissance. Split is another World heritage site with a very old history: it has an amazing old city built inside the huge palace built by on Roman Emperors’ Diocletian. Split is a lively city with large markets and great outdoor life Ston was a small town built to defend nearby Dubrovnik and its 5 kilometers wall it has the longest fortiefied walls in Europe. Ston is also the center of oyster growing in Dalmatia. Freshness does not come any closer. Korchula is another spectacular island settled since Neolithic time Its most famous citizen Marco Polo is supposed to have been born here. The Matusko winery is right outside Dubrovnik and it produces excellent full bodied reds like Dingac and Plavac. And then there is Dubrovnik . This is the city of all cities a fortress town a port a living museum the jewel of the Adriatic with great beaches history and a feel of having entered a magic place. less

See all videos by halfthrottle...

Episode 12: Mexico City

Episode 12: Mexico City

Sightseeing in the largest city in the world

Episode 29: Pan-Am Highway

Episode 29: Pan-Am Highway

Freezing on the Pan-Am Highway in Costa Rica.

Episode 28: Shoeshine

Episode 28: Shoeshine

Hanging out in the central park in Granada and getting a shoeshine.