1213.1 EXLO ST 2014

Juan autografoS1 - SIGHTSEEING Panama

This engineering marvel is a fifty-mile waterway has been operating since 1914 and transports ships from sea level to 85 feet via a series of gravity-powered locks. Admire the architecture of the striking Panama Edificio Revolucion or take the bus tour to Mi Pueblito, a fascinating complex where various types of cultures in Panama have been at the foot of Cerro Ancon. There you can observe how homes were built using mud and straw and observe cultural performances. Hop off the bus tour and visit the fantastic Biomuseo, which was designed by Frank Ghery, well known for his Gugenheim Museum in Bilbao. Enjoy panoramic views of the Canal, the Americas Bridge, the skyscrapers and the old city centre with its colonial Spanish and 19th Century Italian and French architecture.