San Blas


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San Blas

 (săn blăs′, sän bläs′), Gulf of
An inlet of the Caribbean Sea on the northern coast of Panama east of the Panama Canal. The San Blas Islands lie along the coast a short distance offshore.
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San Blas

(ˈsɑːn ˈblɑːs)
n
1. (Placename) Isthmus of San Blas the narrowest part of the Isthmus of Panama. Width: about 50 km (30 miles)
2. (Placename) Gulf of San Blas an inlet of the Caribbean on the N coast of Panama
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San Blas

(sɑn ˈblɑs)
n.
Gulf of, a gulf of the Caribbean on the N coast of Panama.
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King informs me that at the Bay of San Blas, and at Port Valdes in Patagonia, he saw these birds swimming several times from island to island.
After a fun stop in Key West, the ship heads to Belize City, then Roatan Island, Isla de Providencia, Puerto Limon and the San Blas Islands.
Panama's San Blas Islands offer all of that and more.
People suffering from diseases of the throat are encouraged to seek the intercession of Saint Blase (San Blas) as the Roman Catholic Church observes the feast of the patron saint of individuals suffering from health problems involving the throat on February 3.
Important sights in Panama included the holiday island of San Blas and the coffee-producing region of Boquete, the airline said.
A hurricane warning is in effect in coastal areas from San Blas to the tourist city Mazatlan, as well as Las Islas Marias.
Forecasters said Willa would then blow ashore in the afternoon or evening somewhere along a 140-mile stretch extending from the resort town of Mazatlan to San Blas.
Virgilio Maganes, a resident of Barangay San Blas, said he received messages from worried friends and relatives from 7 p.m.
"Tonight, the vessel San Blas will arrive in the search area to refuel [the] Sarandi destroyer."
The victim, 20-yearold Dennis Hernandez Martinez, was one of eight people killed in a March 2015 raid on a property called San Blas, near San Jose Villanueva in the department of La Libertad.

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