Bordering the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, Panama is located at the southern end of Central America and shares borders with Colombia and Costa Rica. Panama enjoys a tropical climate with temperatures in the 80-90 degrees Fahrenheit range (about 25 – 30 degrees Celsius). There are two seasons: the dry season with a bright sun from December to April and the rainy season from May to November.
Diverse in so many ways, Panama City is a vibrant and thriving Latin American capital city. Founded in 1519, Panama City offers plenty of insight into Panama’s fabled history, yet guests will be surprised to find a very modern, cosmopolitan city. Pushing its way to the top among Latin American financial hubs, Panama City is seeing a boom in construction, and renovations to its historic sectors are aimed at meeting the city’s fast-growing tourist demands. Rich in culture and waiting to be explored, Panama City is brimming with things to do. And compared with several other capital cities in the region, it’s quite safe.