InterContinental Miramar Panama
Start the day with an ocean breeze. Take a morning walk with the locals on the "Cinta Costera" and enjoy the view of the city skyline and Panama Bay. Your walk will end at The Boulevard, one of the oldest and best café in Panama City where you can order a Panamanian breakfast or one of the famous pastelitos with the best coffee in town. Take your time here reading the daily news and then go to the Casco Antiguo which is 15 minutes from the hotel;. There you may visit the Panama Canal Museum, the Plaza de Francia or the Palacio de las Garza (Presidential Palace) for a guided tour.
On your way back from the Casco Antiguo, a stop at the Seafood Market is not to be missed!. You'll see the most delicious catches of the day. For lunch, just go upstairs to the casual restaurant that serves, as you might imagine, a fabulous variety of seafood fresh from the sea.
As the sun begins to sunset, take a cab to Miraflores Locks. The unexpected scale of the Panama Canal locks that must accommodate large, Panamax vessels through. Enjoy a dinner at the Miraflores Restaurant or alternatively Calle Uruguay with a wide variety of Restaurants and night life.
Between two oceans
Panama touches both the Pacific and Atlantic Oeans and you can get to each of them within 45 minutes from Panama City. Panama Canal connects both oceans through around 50 miles Canal. About 25 minutes away from the hotel, you can catch the coast to coast rail service. Have breakfast in the Pacific, and enjoy lunch in the Caribbean.
Due to the construction of the Panama Canal and the massive foreign influence, our country has a very multicultural population. A great variety of races and costumes can be seen everywhere.
Panama is one of the first countries in Central America to offer free medical insurance to every tourist.