Since i was born and raised in the panama canal zone i went back after 7 years to go through a lockage in gatun...awesome time ..the narrator terrible !!!
Stop at limon costa rica first class dump do not waste your time getting off unless you want to stretch your legs.
Cayman island is always a nice place to visit. no you do not need a tour bus, take a local bus go around all the areas you need to see for $5.00 round trip . uk has done a nice job keeping it a safe tourist attraction. numerous bus stops, buses come by every 15 minutes. They are clean with ac. Start off at the 7 mile beach then work your way up to the end.