A Day in Panama City, Panama (February 2013)

 

Walking Tour

  • Basque Restaurant and Cevicheria for Lunch
  • Mercado Mariscos
  • Casco Viejo (Spanish for Old Town), also known as Casco Antiguo or San Felipe, is the historic district of Panama City. Completed and settled in 1673, it was built following the near-total destruction of the original Panamá city, Panamá Viejo in 1671, when the latter was attacked by pirates. It was designated a World Heritage Site in 1997.[1]
  • Tantalo Hotel and Rooftop Bar
  • Metropolitan Cathedral

References

[1]“Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá”. whc.unesco.org. UNESCO World Heritage Centre. Retrieved 27 May 2011.

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