Tag Archives: Art Casco Viejo

Christmas Spirit II part

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo Can´t believe the holidays are passing so fast! Here are some of the ornaments we missed on the first blog.  I love how some took the “tropical” route, others more classic, others super elegant. Natural (and not so natural!) looks and even fragrances with real dried fruit and pine. Hummmm…

Saquella opens in Casco Viejo

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo Located on A Avenue, corner with 7th Street, Saquella has opened a beautiful local in Casco Viejo. We went there with some friends and tried a bit of everything! Loved the big salad portions. open for dinner as well, here are some photos!

Tio Navaja opens in Casco Viejo

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo This Sunday, we tried the brunch at the recently opened Tio Navaja café between Diablicos and Manolo Caracol. It was very good! the pork was excelent, gave me a total guilt trip which I know will lead me into a second 30 day fitness challenge at Alley Cat Gym. Some photos! & Phone: 395-1749  

Order your bread at The Panama Baking Factory at Mahalo

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo The Panama Baking Factory is awesome, and now you can receive your bread every Wednesday at Mahalo. From ciabatta and sourdough (my favorite) to hamburger bread, everything a phone call/ email away!   Order before Saturday, and receive it by Wednesday.

Oro Moreno opens in Casco Viejo

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo Casco´s first chocolate store opened this week!  Taste a fully locally grown and made chocolate. Oro Moreno´s cacao comes from Bocas del Toro, in an alliance with Forest Finance, and their blends include rum, coconut, passion fruit and even culantro.   Couldn´t resist to take a beautifully packaged box to Arco, and have a hot chocolate myself.  Congratulations Oro Moreno! Location: Calle 6ta and A Avenue

Prisma Dance Festival 2016- Get your tickets!

Panama Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo Prisma Dance Festival has sent their 2016 schedule. Time to get your tickets! This year, it will be from October 9th to the 16th. CLICK HERE for their website and full information. This year, they´ll have dancers from everywhere! Hungary, Germany, Austria, among others. HERE is the full list with all the dance groups, so you can find the one you like the most.  Leave you with this video we found on Ferenc Feher:

Escapes Magazine Features Magnolia Inn

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo Magnolia Inn got featured this month in Air Panama´s magazine: Escapes! Congratulations to owners Cherie and Reggie for the beautiful article! HERE you can click and read the full edition and the article. HERE you can click and find more about Magnolia Inn.

Raw Vegan Workshop

Panama Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo It has been said so many times, but it is so absolutely true: what you put in your body matters.  Well, it also has to look good and taste good, and be easy to make, and easy to get ingredients…. oh my! the list is long! But don´t worry, here is a great way to get you inspired. I started reading Aris La Tham bio and what he has in his website and looked amazing. CLICK HERE to check it out, and if you like what you see… come to the workshop!

Mahalo! food for body and soul

Casco Antiguo, Panama, Casco Viejo I learned a new word: Mahalo. In Hawaiian it means ” thanks, gratitude, admiration, praise, esteem, regards, or respects”.  Now we have our own Casco style “Mahalo”, located on A Avenue, next to UnderCover boots, right after 5th and A, by Madrigal. Yes, we do give a lot of landmarks, that´s how our system works! Last night´s soft opening had a really good vibe. Mahalo will offer fresh food, pilates and yoga classes.  They´ll be offering deconstructed sushi, burritos, and salads to go. Soft spot for me: they´ll give you the jars, so you can … Continue reading

Masaki to compete at S Pellegrino´s Young Chef Award 2016

Panama, Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo We are very proud of our Casco neighbors. It is a vibrant, talented bunch, and we always appreciate the good vibes and energy they put in Casco.  This week we learned that our neigbhor Masaki Uyema will be participating on June 7th in the semi finals of S. Pellegrino´s Young Chef competition. Click HERE for the info on this international award.  Masaki will be opening a restaurant in Casco soon! keep posted… Go Masaki!