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Costa del Este

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Address: Panama City, Panama

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Nice place for living

I dont think this is a place of panama you would visit if you are around for pleasure. All you have there is big modern buildings a very nice area for you to live and work, but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Paris, France
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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I dont think this is a place of panama you would visit if you are around for pleasure. All you have there is big modern buildings a very nice area for you to live and work, but not much the tourist would like to see.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not sure if it qualifies as a scenic spot as it is a new business district, but if you have access to a tall building, the view across the bay is impressive, a bit like high rises in Hong Kong or Dubai.

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Cotia, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As someone else mentioned, you really think you're in Miami. All new and fresh, very modern. Large streest and excellent options for housing. There are a lot of good restaurants and options for leisure.

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Thank Alexandre C
Panama City, Panama
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will think you are in MIami.. Upscale neighborhood of young professionals who work in the city,,A whole different new neoghborhood, modern, high end car dealerships, restaurants..

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Thank LandL M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Goodness gracious! Talk about super duper luxury, this is it! I am a Panamanian but left some 50 years ago and I couldn't believe the exquisite environment and homes in this area. The sad thing is that the majority of residents here are foreigners because the average Panamanian cannot nor could never afford to live in places such as this... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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168 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

If you want to enjoy the modern part of Panamá, get ready fo see this. Lots of constructions, and new buildings, lots of restaurants, one of them is Tre Scalini.

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Thank lolinstar
Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Panama City has experienced an explosion since I was last there 10 years ago. This is one of the nicer areas for living & good restaurants (which are not necessarily cheap).

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Campinas, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Modern buildings, many companies and banks, local and foreigners. It looks like Miami, but with Panamenians.

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Denver, CO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

We stayed in a condo in Costa del Este. The good part is that you are near a jogging trail, restaurants, nearby stores for groceries and pharmacy. The bad part is that it's a long taxi ride into the city and Casco Viejo. It's a new, very modern part of town. We felt very safe.

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Thank kdsc
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 498 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Lots of high rises and skyscrapers, as this area towards the airport is being developed and expanded alot. The prices are still reasonable, but it's climbing!

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Thank Bernardo F

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