Check Out Panama City’s Coolest Neighborhoods


The cosmopolitan Central American capital metropolis of Panama City has become an intriguing destination for visitors over the past decade. There’s a little bit of everything to do in this sprawling, bright city!

Part of Panama City’s charm lies in its neighborhoods, so here’s a selection of the three that you should definitely check out.

Casco Viejo

The old center of Panama City is set out on a small piece of land that juts out into the Pacific Ocean. Here, you will find buildings dating back to the city’s past as a Spanish colony as well as the Panama Canal Museum, the National Theater, and all kinds of youthful spirit.

El Cangrejo

If you are looking for excitement in Panama City, El Cangrejo is the neighborhood to head to. There are all kinds of bars and clubs in this vibrant, multicultural district where you will find skyscrapers as well as peaceful urban parks.

Punta Pacifica

Did you know that there is a district of Panama City that looks straight out of Dubai? Punta Pacifica is a small luxury neighborhood that features five-star hotels and beautiful oceanside views that can be a great place to stay if you are looking to splurge.