Our flight on Copa Airlines allowed a free stopover in
Now we can say we have seen the
We rode out to the Miraflores Locks of the
The other area of
We stayed in the El Cangrejo district, which had been recommended as the safe, clean (read boring) place to stay at the Hotel Marbella. It sounded like the best bet in our price range ($50) but was just OK
A journalist friend recommends the DeVille Hotel (www.devillehotel.com.pa) which gets a star from Lonely Planet ($155). We ate at the restaurant, Diez Platos, a fancy-pants fusion kind of place. It made me sick.