Casco Viejo, Panama City

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Feel the history as you walk through the streets of Casco Viejo, the capital city's oldest neighborhood. Built in 1673 to replace the original city (which was completely destroyed because of an invasion by the pirate Henry Morgan), the World Heritage-protected neighborhood displays some of the best-preserved examples of colonial architecture in the city. An abundance of churches and plazas give character to the area, while a good selection of cafes and restaurants make for pleasant places to stop and grab a bite to eat. To fully appreciate the history of the area, take a walking tour. You can plan Panama City trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • "The old city." Many, many restaurants, small hotels, shops, and churches along with some beautiful plazas. This neighborhood is adjacent to the water and is very lovely.  more »
  • Some Travellers are very delicate and expect every place to be like New York City. Don't expect that in Casco Viejo. It is a wonderful experience. There are so many beautiful renovated and restored bu...  more »
  • Beauty my Panama, Casco old heritage of humanity, incredible architecture, its people, our multiracial culture, bridge in the world, heart of the universe!
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