Casco Viejo of Panama is the historic district of Panama City, also known as San Felipe or Casco Viejo, was completed and Settle in 1673, was built following the total destruction of the original Panama City in 1671 by pirates. Have been designated as World Heritage since 1997.
It is a place full of history with narrow cobblestone streets, originally brick, with churches with gold altars, in each building there is a story of many who have lived in these houses, from the heroes of the country to presidents, and figures important throughout its existence.
Today when you walk through the Casco Viejo of Panama for those who have visited other Casco Viejo in other countries, you get lost in time and space, you don’t know if you are in Cartagena de Indias or in Panama.
In its streets, you will be dazzled by works of architectural art of the time that has been restored maintaining their facades.
Casco Viejo is only a 15-minute walk from the banking center, so many of the people who live in its work in the banking district.
But today in the Casco Viejo you will find everything, pharmacies, supermarkets, the exquisite gastronomy that the place houses, find restaurants of different origins, Mediterranean, Italian, Lebanese, and fusion cuisine.
For lovers of nightlife, the Casco Viejo is the area with the greatest nightlife at this time in Panama, the best bars, clubs, and pubs are in this area since it has also become an area of great importance tour.
The buildings in Casco Antiguo are mostly low-rise with a maximum of 3 floors and do not have elevators or social areas.
In short, living in Casco Viejo is a unique experience.
The building was part of the terrestrial protective barrier known as Mano de Tigre, which was demolished in 1856. The building is located within the Casco Viejo area of Panama City, it will begin this year 2022 the restoration works following the norms of restoration of the Historical Patrimony and planning to deliver the apartments at the end of 2023.
The building will have 3 levels of apartments and 1 ground floor level for commercial premises.
It has apartments ranging from 50sq meters (542.93sq ft) with 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom
With 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms from 99sq meters (1,065sq ft) to 110sq meters (1,184sq ft) with a balcony, some have a balcony and patio.
On the last level, it will have loft-type apartments with 94sq meters (1,011sq ft) with 1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms, and a balcony.