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Casco Viejo

Casco Viejo Is the First Place You Should Visit in Panama

Jessica Langer | Posted 04.12.2016 | Travel
Jessica Langer

Casco Viejo, also known as Casco Antiguo, and commonly referred to as Old Panama City by Tourists is the Colonial district of Panama City. Literally t...

Panama: Canal Crawls and a Cup of Perfect Coffee

Peter Mandel | Posted 02.03.2016 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Panama wants us to think of it as more than a feat of engineering; more than a continental bridge; more than headquarters for summer hats. This is why I am here. I want to check out its highlands and some of the animals and birds that you have to sneak around quietly to see.

New Life Comes to the Heart of Panama's Old City

Dimitri Ehrlich | Posted 10.29.2016 | Travel
Dimitri Ehrlich

Just a few miles from the gleaming but largely uninhabited white towers of modern Panama City's skyline, it's a small area of crumbling but glorious architecture some of which dates back to the 17th century.

How Not to See Panama in Six Days

Wendy E. Simmons | Posted 10.11.2016 | Travel
Wendy E. Simmons

Travel's imperfections - whether brought on by your own hand or another's - open the door for serendipitous surprises and unexpected adventures. These chance occurrences have always led to my favorite and most memorable experiences.

A Man, a Plan, a Canal -- Panama

Laura Grier | Posted 05.31.2015 | Travel
Laura Grier

I was completely wrong about Panama. I was wrong to think I could sum up everything this country has to offer in only a week. I honestly left feeling a bit teased by my experience. There is SO much to do here and so much more ground to cover.

Panama City's Casco Viejo

Patrick McGinnis | Posted 06.12.2013 | Travel
Patrick McGinnis

On the advice of a Panamanian friend, I decided to book myself into a hotel in the Casco Viejo, also known as San Felipe or the Casco Antiguo. The Casco Viejo is the Old City of Panama and it is the city's heart and soul.

Panama International Film Festival Brings Best of World Cinema to Central America

Andrea R. Vaucher | Posted 06.15.2013 | Arts
Andrea R. Vaucher

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10 Tips for Finding Romance in Panama

Samantha Daniels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Samantha Daniels

When it comes to a romantic vacation, it's crucial to pick a place that has the right mix of hotels, fun activities and places for private time together. Panama is that kind of place.