Travel in Panama
Panama has long been a popular destination for retirees choosing to migrate and live here, there are large modern cities, picturesque countryside, beautiful white sandy beaches, tasty food and an interesting history. With One World 365 you can be more than just a tourist and get the true authentic local experience. There are other activities on offer which can be booked through our website too like learning to surf, learning Spanish, going scuba diving, seeing ancient ruins, exploring jungles or yoga lessons. Panama City is the focal point of the country where most people work, this city drives the country but although Panama has seen huge growth economically over the years there have also been setbacks and some sections of the country suffer from poverty. One of the main attractions is the huge Panama Canal, finished by the US in the early 1900's this engineering masterclass is over 70k long and connects the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea. This is one of the Severn Wonders of the Modern World and thousands of ships pass through every year.
- Capital - Panama City
- Currency - Panamanian Balboa (PAB) + US Dollar (USD)
- Population - 3,040,000 (approx)
- Language - Spanish (official) + English
- International Dialing Code +507
- Country Area - 78,200 km2