Tips on Taking Taxis in different parts of Panama:
During our two week stay in Panama, we ended up using a lot of taxis. This is because we found them to be a (mostly) cheaper and more convenient method of transportation then renting a car (though we did rent a car for one day).
Not to mention, that we may have been white-knuckling it the whole way, while trying to navigate a large city where traffic lanes, stop signs and street signs are all merely only suggestions. Or, just as bad, careening along the side of a mountain on a one-way road with no guardrails and a 150m drop. Continue reading