Panama: Gambling, Indigenous People and a Canal

by Mary Jo Manzanares on December 7, 2011

Kuna dwelling in San Blas islands, Panama

Separating North and South America is the country of Panama, a strip of land  bordered by Costa Rica and Columbia, and a canal, connecting the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean.  Most people in the country live in either Panama City or Colon, on each side of the canal, with the remainder of the country […]


Photo Friday: The Eiffel Tower at Paris, Las Vegas

by Mary Jo Manzanares on May 20, 2011

Eiffel Tower, Paris, Las Vegas

The infamous Las Vegas strip stretches for a little over four miles along Las Vegas Boulevard South between Sahara Avenue and Russell Road, and is home to 19 of the world’s largest hotels.  One of those hotels Is the Paris Hotel & Casino, located at 3655 Las Vegas Boulevard South. Paris, at the name suggests, […]