Panama Arts/Culture

Panama’s Chinese Heritage: A true cultural melting pot story

Panama’s Chinese Heritage: A true cultural melting pot story

The relationship between Panama and China, politically speaking, has been more of a recent partnership, with Panama shifting away Taiwan over the past five years. However, culturally speaking, Chinese roots in Panama are some of the oldest in Latin America. Panama and...

How to Enjoy Panama’s Old City on a Budget

How to Enjoy Panama’s Old City on a Budget

Panama’s Casco Viejo neighborhood is one of the city’s most popular tourist attractions. It’s also home to the seat of Panama’s government, and one of the hottest areas for both residential and commercial real estate. In other words, Casco is the “place to be”, and...

How to treat yourself and eat like a local in Panama

How to treat yourself and eat like a local in Panama

Panama is a country full of diversity at every angle, and that is certainly the case when it comes to food. Panamanians have a rich gastronomical tradition that spans centuries of influence from all over the world. They also have a burgeoning restaurant scene in the...

Check out these can’t-miss famous sites in Panama City!

Check out these can’t-miss famous sites in Panama City!

Panama City has plenty of must-see landmarks and things to do, but getting to visit them all in one trip can be a challenge. Whether it’s a taste of old world Panama in Casco, or a day spent at the majestic Miraflores Locks, there truly is something for every taste...

4 Ways to Manage “Fiestas Patrias” in Panama in November

4 Ways to Manage “Fiestas Patrias” in Panama in November

November is almost here, and that means it’s party time for Panama. Well, to be honest, it means much more than that, but the mood is certainly festive on the isthmus, and it’s a great time to celebrate national pride with the Panamanians. Panama celebrates five...

Art and Culture in Panama: A short guide for expats and visitors

Art and Culture in Panama: A short guide for expats and visitors

People who are planning on relocating to Panama, or even just visiting there, have lots of different tastes when it comes to what to do and how to spend their time. Of course, Panama is largely known for its economy, nature and wildlife areas, beaches (and beach...

Check out these can’t-miss local landmarks in Panama City!

Check out these can’t-miss local landmarks in Panama City!

Panama City has plenty of must-see landmarks and things to do, but getting to visit them all in one trip can be a challenge. Whether it’s a taste of old world Panama in Casco, or a day spent at the majestic Miraflores Locks, there truly is something for every taste...

A Cultural Tour of Panama’s Capital

A Cultural Tour of Panama’s Capital

Whether you’re in Panama City to visit or live here full-time, getting to know the place requires more than just the typical daily routine. Sure, you’ll have a great time no matter what’s on your schedule, but if you really want to connect with Panama City on a deeper...