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So many ships...

Posted by
Judy aka L@dybug (Brooksville, FL, United States) on 25 May 2013 in Business & Industry and Portfolio.

...as we enter Limon, Panama. The entrance to the Panama Canal is off to the north. Larger ships are anchored offshore before entering the canal.

PS: Thanks, Doug, for the obvious correction. Shame on me as I KNOW better than to call them boats. ;D

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Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

I see I'm going to have the same trouble here as I have with my lovely wife, they are Ships Judy ! :-)) Nice image too

25 May 2013 5:20am

@Doug: I stand duly corrected, and I changed the title and text accordingly.
Shame on me! ;D

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

lol to Doug, right as he is . . 'boats' are those that come alongside to sell you local trinkets - but I guess you are rather too elevated to be bothered by those !

25 May 2013 6:28am

@Ronnie 2¢: True, how true ... no trinkets sold alongside these huge cruise ships. ;D

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

A very beautiful composition !

25 May 2013 6:47am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Boats are the rubbery things that you wear on your feet in the rain Judy - (ships are what you have with fish).

25 May 2013 10:11am

@Curly: Ha, ha, Curly ... I do stand corrected! ;D

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Wow, what an amazing thing to see, so many ships, lovely shot

25 May 2013 8:25pm

@Alun: Thanks, Alun. Hoping to catch up on your photos in the near future!

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Great capture of all those floating things whatever you call them LOL

25 May 2013 8:51pm

@Ruthiebear: Ha, ha ... I'll settle for ships! ;D

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Haha! And I thought York was exotic!

25 May 2013 10:08pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

A great shot of the ships Judy or as Ruthie puts it 'all those floating things!' :)) It's a busy place.

26 May 2013 12:02am

tyan from Singapore, Singapore

What a lovely view.it looked like you are onboard one of the largest ship around!

26 May 2013 2:08am

@tyan: At that point we *were* the largest, but I'm sure other cruise liners dock there.

Abena from Illinois, United States

ha ships :D Lovely image, I can't imagine standing up there where he is, I don't fear heights so much but uhm I'm not a fan of being that high over water :D

26 May 2013 4:11am

@Abena: Never fear, I'm sure he can swim. <grin>

L'angevine from Angers, France

intéressant cadrage

26 May 2013 7:42am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

There's a feeling of excitement looking at those huge ships waiting for their turn to enter the canal!

26 May 2013 1:00pm

@Japanalia: Actually they are probably adding up the $$$ signs before going through. ;D

Tim from Ft. Worth, United States

i like the feel to this...very busy place, for sure!
it's funny how the maritime community gets all in a-dithers over the vernacular, haha. i have a mariner friend who is the same way. now if only those same folks could use pronouns properly with prepositions, especially in compound situations....just kidding (we grammarians are the same way). :)

18 Jun 2013 3:25am

@Tim: Yes, those 'old sailors' and 'grammarians' each have their sensitivities. <grin>