El Explorador, another crazy garden in Boquete.
"If you want to be happy for a day, get drunk; if you want to be happy for four days, get married; but if you want to be happy a lifetime, cultivate a garden."
As we were relaxing in the pool, a school group came by for a visit. Suddenly we were somewhat self-conscious!
The other couple in the pool is from Tahiti, they gave us a few pointers for our future trip to French Polynesia.
"The Panamanian people dedicate this monument to the memory of the French engineers of the interoceanic canal". The French attempt failed catastrophically (22,000 workers died of tropical diseases), but the lessons learned enabled the eventual construction of the canal by the Americans.