Come to Panama!

by Abby Andrews

Background Information:

The capital of Panama is Panama City.

4 major cities are Panama City , San Miguelito, Tocumen, and Colón.

Panama gained independence in November 28, 1821.

The official language is Spanish.

The Panama flag is red , white, and blue with 2 stars similar to the American flag.

Geographical Information:

Where is it located?: Southern Latin America, NorthWest of Central America.

Physical features?: Very Mountanous, many rivers, and low plains.

Political Information:

Government type: Constitutional Democracy

Leader: Juan Carlos Varela (2014)

Economic Information:

Currency: Panamanian Balboa

Economic system: Free market economy

Tourist information:

You should come to visit the beautiful country of Panama because there is many activities and beautiful sights.

Activities such as scuba diving, fishing, surfing, zip-lining, hiking, rafting, birdwatching, and shopping! Tourist can also see the many rainforest, rivers, whales, sharks, and lakes. Enjoy!