Panama has so many things going for it – a thriving urban metropolis, next to sun-drenched tropical islands and miles of stunning, mountainous countryside. Add to this a mega-canal that is still pretty mind blowing to see up-close, plus some great food, shopping and entertainment and you’ve got a Central American city you’ll never want to leave. So go ahead and book that long-term rental, you’ll want to stay even after the work is done!
A high-end suburb of Panama City, San Francisco is home to one of the city’s largest recreational parks, Parque Omar, with walking trails, tennis courts, soccer fields, a swimming pool, childrens parks, outdoor exercise equipment and library. The neighborhood has all the amenities you’ll need for a long-term stay, including supermarkets, schools and hospitals. San Francisco is located just a few minutes drive from Panama City’s banking district and a 10-15 minute drive to the International Airport.
This historic neighborhood was once a collection of homes built during the late 1800s and early 1900s, and is now a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site.The area is undergoing a revitalisation, and there are plenty of great sights to take in; the ‘Palacio de las Garzas’ (the presidential residence), the cathedral, the national theatre, and the Panama Canal museum, to name just a few.
Located just five minutes east of the downtown core, Costa del Este is an upscale area of real estate development. As well as modern, high-rise residential buildings, it has parks, boutique shops, cafes, gyms and an Industrial Park. Costa del Este. With gated communities, jogging paths, bike lanes and great sea views, this is a comfortable modern choice for those relocating for business.
This oceanfront avenue has been completely transformed in the past decade, with a skyline to rival New York City and a thoroughly enjoyable bayside walking/jogging/cycle path. The financial and business centres are here, as well as sleek condos with sweeping views of the Ocean. Nearby you’ll find malls, restaurants, banks, and international hotels.