WHERE IS PANAMA?
Panama is the bridge between North and South America bordered on the west by Costa Rica, on the east by Colombia, on the north by the Caribbean, and on the south by the Pacific Ocean.
HOW LONG IS A FLIGHT TO PANAMA?
Panama is 3 hours from Miami on daily flights. There are also ten other major cities in the USA that offer direct daily flights to Panama City.
WHAT TYPE OF CLIMATE DOES PANAMA HAVE?
Panama has a tropical climate with temperatures averaging 80-90°. Panama is also located in a hurricane and typhoon free zone.
WHO ARE THE PEOPLE OF PANAMA?
Panama is truly a diverse melting pot of cultures with a population of 3,516,820: Spanish descendants, Afro-Antilleans, Indians, immigrants from North America, Europe, Asia, East India and other countries.
There are seven indigenous groups in Panama: Kuna in the San Blas Islands on the Caribbean; Chocoe (Embera & Wounaan) in the province of Darien; Guaymies (Ngobe and Bugle) in the provinces of Chiriqui; Bocas del Toro & Veraguas; and Teribes & Bokotas (Buglere) in Bocas del Toro province.
WHAT CURRENCY IS USED IN PANAMA?
Panama has a US Dollar based economy without exchange restrictions.
WHAT IS PANAMA’S ECONOMY LIKE?