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Festivals & Holidays in Panama

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Panama | Introduction

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How To Travel To Panama

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How To Travel Around Panama

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Visa & Passport Requirements for Panama

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Destinations in Panama

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Accommodation & Hotels in Panama

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Food & Drinks in Panama

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Money & Shopping in Panama

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Festivals & Holidays in Panama

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Language & Phrasebook in Panama

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Internet & Communications in Panama

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Traditions & Customs in Panama

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Culture Of Panama

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History Of Panama

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Stay Safe & Healthy in Panama


  • 1 January, New Year’s Day
  • 9 January, Martyrs’ Day (Panama)
  • Shrove Monday. The Monday before Ash Wednesday.
  • Shrove Tuesday. The Tuesday before Ash Wednesday.
  • Good Friday – Death of Christ
  • 1 May, from 1 May to Labour Day
  • 1 July. (every 5 years) Inauguration of the President
  • 3 November. Separation Day (from Colombia).
  • 4 November. Flag Day
  • 5 November. Colón Day
  • 10 November. “Primer Grito de Independencia de la Villa de los Santos” (First Salute to Independence of Villa de los Santos) to celebrate the gesture of Rufina Alfaro and the uprising of Villa de los Santos against Spain.
  • 28 November. Independence Day (of Spain).
  • 8 December. Mother’s Day.
  • 25 December. Christmas.

Panama | Introduction

Panama, officially called the Republic of Panama (Spanish: República de Panamá), is a country generally considered to be located...

How To Travel To...

By air International flights arrive at Tocumen International Airport (IATA: PTY), located about 30 kilometres east of Panama City (from...

How To Travel Around...

By bus There are two types of buses in Panama: those on the highway and the "city buses" (metro buses)...

Visa & Passport Requirements...

Countries whose citizens have a passport valid for at least 6 months at the time of entry do not...

Destinations in Panama

Regions in Panama Central PanamaPanama City and the provinces of Colon and Cocle. Western CaribbeanThe province of Bocas del Toro and...

Accommodation & Hotels in...

Panama's hotels are as diverse as its geography. Panama City has as much glamour and glitz as New York,...

Food & Drinks in...

Food in Panama In the big cities you will find all kinds of food, from French haute cuisine to the...

Money & Shopping in...

Panama is home to the largest free trade zone in the hemisphere, the Colon Free Trade Zone. There are...

Language & Phrasebook in...

When you cross the border between Costa Rica and Panama, you will notice a distinct change in dialect. True...

Internet & Communications in...

The most popular app for calling and texting in Panama is WhatsApp. Viber is also used. With these apps...

Traditions & Customs in...

How to dress The Panamanians seem to care about their appearance. Don't try to dress up to fit in, just...

Culture Of Panama

Panama's culture is derived from European music, art and traditions brought to Panama by the Spanish. The hegemonic forces...

History Of Panama

Panama was mainly colonised by the Spanish. Scotland, which was an independent country at the time, made a short-lived...

Stay Safe & Healthy...

Stay Safe in Panama Most of Panama is very safe. People in the rural areas are generally extremely friendly and...

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