Tuesday is the day of carnival dedicated to the polleras in Santo Domingo a small town near the cultural capital of Las Tablas. In Panama handmade polleras are worn during festivals or celebrations especially during the four days of Carnaval.
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The Revolution Tower is an unforgettable icon in the heart of Panama City's Banking and Business district -the America's most agreeable financial capital
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500 YEARS in 2013: The first European to cross America to the Pacific Ocean. Also in Panama 1510 established 1st permanent European settlement on the mainland of the Americas
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The San Francisco Bay Front will again be the site of the awesome celebration of human spirit and ingenuity in taming the oceans as it hosts the America's Cup Sailing Race in 2013