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Address: Panama City, Panama

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High cost living.

Costa del Este is a part of the city, in front of the sea, that has been built for people who can afford hight prices for housing. The place is well planned. Kept clean. Has all... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
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Central America
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Central America
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127 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Costa del Este is a part of the city, in front of the sea, that has been built for people who can afford hight prices for housing. The place is well planned. Kept clean. Has all they're needs covered.

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Thank MEDTRAV
Massachusetts
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a new and upcoming area just outside of central Panama City. Many larger businesses are re-locating here. Plenty of high end residences. And with this comes the restaurants of all calibers including a new IHOP. My favorite stop after dinner is Forever Yogurt which is just outstanding, clean and fairly priced.

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Panama
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

When we moved to Panama 10 years ago we chose a condo in Costa del Este (CdeE). At the time we really didn't know Panama City or CdeE. At the time CdeE didn't have much in the way of amenities but over the 10 years we seen virtually everything we've wanted or needed arrive and open including just recently a... More 

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Houston, Texas
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55 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Good location to stay in and enjoy easy transit to airport and down town Panama City. Most requirements within. Walking distance.

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Bronxville, New York
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Due to the congestion and lack of real estate to expand in the present Panama city, Panama looked eastward for expansion. The architectures are very novel and creative, in this area are found offices of practically businesses in the world. However the residents are of the more affluent of the republic.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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383 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very Modern and Clean....seemed a bit empty on the weekend but it is very crowded during the week. Truly a marvel at how quickly it was built up.

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Panama City, Panama
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108 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The only thing that doesnt have Costa Del Este its a cinema, after that everything, a place with a lot restaurants, banks, supermarkets, deli stores, schools, car renting, car companies, etc. Also some of the best areas in Panama City to live, most of the highest buildings in Panama are located in Costa del Este, also luxury Houses. Costa del... More 

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Paris, France
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206 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

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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56 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

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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81 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 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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