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  • Top Reasons to Go

    The Panama Canal.: Fifty miles long, the interoceanic canal is literally Panama's biggest attraction. There are half a dozen spots in or near the... Read more

  • Panam City Bookshops

    Panama City doesn't have a great selection of books in English, but it may be easier to find some titles on the local culture and tropical nature... Read more

  • The Panamanians

    You won't spend long in Panama City before realizing that it is home to an extremely varied populace. Thanks to the canal and the country's... Read more

  • Panama City History

    In 1519, Panama City became the first city that the Spanish founded on the Pacific Coast of the Americas, and its Pacific orientation coupled with... Read more

  • Tale of Two Cities

    For the better part of the 20th century, Panama City was actually two cities—one American and one Panamanian—separated by walls and fences. When... Read more

  • Day trips from Panama City

    There are about a dozen day-trip options for exploring the canal and surrounding rain forest, which you can visit on your own or with a guide on a... Read more

  • Morgan's Fury

    The tons of gold and silver that crossed Panama in the 16th to 17th centuries made it the target of many a pirate, but none of them stole as... Read more

  • Panama City Exploring Tips

    Panama City is a hassle-free place to explore on your own: many people speak English, the U.S. dollar is legal tender, and there are ATMs,... Read more

  • Panama, Musica

    Considering that Panama has long been a crossroads for people and goods, it's hardly surprising that the country is home to an array of musical... Read more

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