It has been a time consuming and difficult process trying to find a way around the Darien Gap here in Colombia, but we have finally managed to bypass the gap and are going to do it in an exciting way. Dealing with the shipping companies in Cartagena has been pretty much par for the course in terms of mind numbing complexity and ridiculousness. The first several quotes we received for our 40′ container were well over $3,000.
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Sailing The Gap
January 25, 2009 – 12:04 pm
By Steve Bouey | Posted in Colombia, Expedition Updates, Shipping, South America | Also tagged Caribbean, Cartagena Yacht Club, Colombia, Darien Gap, Hernando Higuera, Panama, San Blas Islands, Shipping | Comments (0)