Panama is the southernmost country of Central America. It is linked to South America by the Isthmus of Panama, the location of the historic Panama Canal that changed the course of maritime trade.
5 imagesColón is on the eastern, Caribbean coast of Panama. Its seaport is the terminal for most cruise ships arriving to the country. From here you can tour the Panama Canal and explore Panama City.
29 imagesPanama City is a delightful blend of the historic – it was founded in 1519 by the Spanish – and the modern – its skyline has 50 new skyscrapers. And of course it is the Pacific gateway to the Panama Canal.