Monthly Archives: July 2017

Museum Night! July 29th

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo Tomorrow! take a tour of Casco´s museums. 6:30 p.m. : everyone meets at Plaza Catedral First visit: History Museum at Plaza Catedral (under construction, next to Canal Museum) 7:10 p.m. visit to the Religious art museum next to Arco Chato on 3rd street and A Ave.

Tropicool: vintage pop up store

Panama Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo New pop up store in Casco! Just next to Jerónimo, at the crest of B Avenue and 10th Street. Tropicool is a vintage store that is activating the space for a full month. Super cute! take a look!

Santa Ana Revitalization

Panama Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo We´ve been writing about Santa Ana for the last two years, as the revitalization of Casco Antiguo advances. Recently, the Municipality Office has taken the initiative in this area and they have started to execute a macro infrastructure project.  They started transforming the historic Sal si Puedes alley, and in the last few months they fenced and starting to renovate the plaza itself and re do the piping along Central Avenue. Walking around right now is a mess, but what an exciting mess!

Amici Miei , your late night option!

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo Last Friday we went out with some friends to the newly opened (beautiful and with great stuff!) Stranger´s Club. From there we went to the also newly opened El Social, a beer garden just next door. By the time we were finished there we were hungry again. This would have normally be a problem in Casco, but not anymore! Amici Miei to the rescue. Really nice pizza, pasta and salads, they are open until late and located exactly at the right spot: next to La Concordia hotel, on Ave Central and 11th street (by the … Continue reading

Grow your own veggies!

Panama , Casco Viejo, CAsco Antiguo Learn how to grow your own edible garden! a workshop by Urbiva at Casa Nuratti´s roof terrace. When: July 15th Where: Casa Nuratti Hours:  10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost: $65 per person or $120 per couple, if you buy the ticket before July 12th.  and then $75 single/$140 couple if you do it after. Book it here: workshops@urbiva.com  Whatsapp  6150-8860

Casa Vida New Look

Panama Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo At the ends of 6th Street and A Avenue is Casa Vida, Casco´s raw vegan store and cafe by Aris Latham. They have re organized the store and now feature clothing made of hemp, candles, aromatherapy oils and handmade soaps along with organic fruits, nuts, smoothies, delicious pies like their Paradise pie and amazing juices. The owners told us that soon they´ll also include Aris famous vegan hamburgers, pizzas and wraps. The store is open every day, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Selina Embassy opens in Casco Viejo

Panama Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo We love seeing new corners and locales get activated! this is the corner next to Puerta de Tierra by Plaza Herrera, now with “Selina Embassy” a concept from the Selina hostels that serves as a window in Casco for all Selina hostels. It includes a store (everything a backpacker will need!) to a tour guide agency. From free weekly tours of Casco to day trips and more. Just call Pablo Cáceres at 6229-7350 to book one. Welcome!