Another year is coming to an end and the time for family, feasting and reflection is once more upon us. With December now here, Christmas is undeniably in the air. Holiday music can be heard far and wide, businesses and homes alike have begun to string up garlands and folks are planning their Christmas and New Year’s vacations.
On November 28, we had the mother of all holidays when Thanksgiving and the first day of Hanukkah fell on the same day as the Panamanian celebration of the nation’s independence from Spain. Lots of people living on the isthmus had plenty of reasons to be thankful. For example, over 150 residents of Casco Viejo had a large community dinner, held this year at the … Continue reading →
The prestigious British real estate company Sotheby’s International Realty officially inaugurated their offices in Panama on Tuesday November 26. This new player in the Panamanian real estate market will offer high end properties located all over the country.
Panama Sotheby’s International Realty will be under the leadership of Rafael Gangi, founder of Global Realty Enterprises a real estate company specialized in international property sales.
Christmas celebrations begin this week, in the run up to Mother’s Day, December 8 as thousands flock to get their newly imported Christmas trees and plan for a seasonal sing along at Carols by Candlelight.
This year 103,261 trees arrived in Panama, 80% of them from Canada and the rest from Oregon, USA.
Tournament fishing in Panama is highly competitive but the love of the sport makes it fun – a day charged with hard work and good humor.
It’s fun just to be around people so highly skilled and proud of what they do. That’s what makes chartering a boat to go fishing in Panama such a rewarding experience. You’re fishing with … Continue reading →
December has started and it’s the season to be merry. Before the season officially begins many have the fun task of home decor. Get ready to set apart a night or two, put Christmas carols on the stereo, bring out the eggnog and let the Christmas spirit fill your home.
Jacob Ehrler, editor of The Visitor dies, age 33, in tragic accident
It is with profound sadness and regret that we record the death of Jacob Michael Ehrler, editor of The Visitor newspaper for the past six years. He fell from the balcony of a 30 story apartment in Paitilla, Panama City during a Thanksgiving dinner celebration with friends on Thursday, November 28. … Continue reading →