Monthly Archives: January 2010
The neighbors across from me in Casco Viejo wake up around six AM. The wife cooks fried dough on a portable burner and the husband shaves without cream with the help of a handheld mirror. I know this because their … Read More
It would not be unfair to say that one of Casco Viejo’s most iconic characteristics, its dangling veranera flower vines and the associated task of growing them, has deeply humbled me. I moved into a new apartment several months ago … Read More
Another entertaining and enjoyable Jazz Festival has come and gone. This year, 2010, brought famous musicians from the US, Italy, and Mexico to play in Casco Viejo’s Plaza Cathedral. The Jazz music started playing around 1pm and went ’till nightfall. … Read More
Lately, a slew of new bars have been opening here in Casco Viejo. These new locations offer a greater variety of options for local residents and visiting tourists. Currently, there are more than 10 bars and late-night restaurants that keep … Read More
Could Casco Viejo see the come back of it’s once cherished Tram? The streets have not seen the Tram since the first half of the 20th century. However, increasing the efficiency of Panama’s public transit system is high among President … Read More
The Panamanian government recently announced the extension of the Cinta Costera to Casco Viejo. The Brazilian Company Norberto Odebrecht has been commissioned to construct the second phase of the infrastructure project. The 52 million dollar transportation project extends the existing … Read More
Casco Viejo parking: It’s a common question we often get here at Los Cuatro Tulipanes, whether from a future guest or just a blog reader looking for advice: “is there ample and safe parking in Casco Viejo?” The answer is … Read More
During my mothers annual visit to Panama, we decided to tour the restaurants of Casco Viejo. I enlisted the help of some foodie friends to guide us in the right direction. One of the restaurants not recommended to us was … Read More
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