What to See in Paname City

Panama, Panama City Guide (B): What to See in Paname City

Typing "Panama City" in an image search engine will give you multiple results showing extremely modern and attractive skyline filled with a forest of impressive skyscrapers. Indeed, Panama City has the largest number of skyscrapers in Latin America and the view over the horizon is spectacular without a doubt. However, looking more deeply, the city is not as perfect. Often, the sidewalks between the glass high-rise buildings are damaged and tangled wires as well as other unspecified objects protrude directly from the ground. The pollution can be another issue.

Nevertheless, Panama City is an interesting capital to visit indeed, unlike some other cities in the region - such as San Jose in Costa Rica (take a look at my post about San Jose). Not many people know that Panama City, apart from the skyscrapers, also has a historical district called Casco Viejo, which is an equivalent of an "Old Town". The architecture here is beautiful, very colorful and more and more buildings are renovated in a hope of bringing more life and tourists into this forgotten former heart of the city. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: What to See in Paname City
Guide Location: Panama » Panama City
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: F&F Tower   El Machico   Miraflores Locks   San Francisco Church   Biodiversity Museum  
Author: Tomasz Lisowski
Read it on author's website: https://adventurous-travels.squarespace.com/posts/what-to-see-in-panama-city