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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. A visit to Avenida Balboa represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Panama City vacation route planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Avenida Balboa is a recently renovated seafront Boulevard that connects the city centre to this area where the Ferry to the islands of the archipelago. Defintely worth a walk even if you're not headed to the ferry terminal. Definitely worth seeing even the University, a futuristic building and colorful which is placed in the middle. Who cared about the Council to proceed with at least half an hour prior to departure at check in for the ferry.
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  • Excellent place to see the city and get a taste of the local fish markets. Lots of locals out and about all easily accessible by foot form the local hotels .  more »
  • Very pleasant in the evening. The wind is always blowing. The mix of people represents Panama. You have the people who live bayside, in luxury condos jogging or walking while wearing the latest athlet...  more »