It is 6:30 PM and we are beginning our journey through the Panama Canal. Almost immediately, we see the Gatun Locks from the entrance.
When we start a walk through the rain forest, the first thing I say to our guests is "Keep your voice down so we can see and hear more things."
Expedition Guide Luis Vega describes how he shares digital photography tips with guests on Costa Rica and Panama cruises aboard the Safari Voyager.
Looking out on the horizon, my eyes focus on the water. The Safari Voyager is moving stealthily through the waves, my hair blows in the wind, and I take a deep, long breath.
I am in my room when I hear the anchor rattling below the bow. I grab my pack stuffed with binoculars and a camera for my day hike.