Avenida Balboa, Panama City

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Panama City's main thoroughfare, Avenida Balboa anchors some of the most expensive real estate in the world. Running along the Pacific Ocean, this 3.5 km (2.1 mi) long road attracts wealthy investors from around the globe. Home to the city's tallest buildings, the avenue cuts through Panama's financial district and remains one of the most photographed areas in the Americas. Plan to visit Avenida Balboa and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Panama City attractions using our Panama City trip itinerary planner .
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  • A tour of the coastal belt is something compulsory for the tourist, very cute and full of athletes and spaces for any sport.
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  • Restaurants, shopping and is one of the main avenues. Impossible to be lost there. Very well paved.
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  • Balboa Avenue, next to the sea, is mainly known for being the modern face of Panama. Impressive skyscrapers and the coast give a special framework. It is worth walking by it.
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