A hub of international trade for both East and West, the cosmopolitan city is an anything goes multicultural makeup and mindset. Skylines rivaling Miami, the city is active and is one of the top destinations for retirees. Lush nature and outdoors are easy to access and escape into.
Founded by the Spanish in 1519, the city has been a hub for trade lasting centuries. The 20th century engineering of the Panama Canal established the city as a route between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.
What It Is Known For
Multicultural and trade hub including the man made wonder, the Panama Canal.
A multicultural hub with roots of colonial Spanish influence blended with the natives make for dance, food and an anything goes mindset of the locals.
The Panama Canal is a 50 mile stretch opened in 1914 and is one of the top manmade wonders allowing shipping access between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans.
Casco Vejio is the old city of Panama with architecture centuries old. Get a feeling of how it was with restaurants, bars and shopping.
Gutan Lake is a location taken by many tourists by boat to fish, sightsee and have jungle adventures in this magical place.