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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. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Casco Viejo and many more Panama City attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Panama City vacation trip planner.
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  • Simply meets all the Nice Panama and offers you its streets to provide walk and an afternoon distracted calida property of panama.
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  • It is not pretty but in restoration. When finished it will be a jewel to visit, but for now it has sites in very poor condition.
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  • If you are going to Panama, it is a place you have to visit anyway! It has very picturesque places and to be quite ancient buildings, is a very beautiful and picturesque place. It helps you to understand the history of Panama and in the distance there is a beautiful view, you should go visit him definitely!
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