Dulceria Yely Pedasi Desserts

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There are few Panamanians that have traveled to Pedasi that have not stopped by "la dulceria" for a cake and a refreshing chicha. The Dulceria Yely or La Dulceria as it is locally called is both nationally and internationally known for their great sweets and sugary juices or chichas. La señora Dalila, the owner, is just as well known in … [Read more...]

Restaurante Portal Volcan Panama

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I enjoy eating great food. Exotic spices, fresh ingredients, elaborate recipes, who doesn't like these? But for me, if the food is simple, tasty and inexpensive - it’s just as enjoyable as the most elaborate pro-chef prepared meal. Lately, I had one of those nice inexpensive meals at the Restaurante Portal in Volcan Panama. The name … [Read more...]

La Arena de Chitre

Chitre, Panama, Herrera, Artist, Art, Market

Just north of Chitre, on the road to Divisa, is the small town of La Arena. La Arena is nationally known for it's hand made pottery and fresh bread. There are panaderias (bakeries) on nearly every corner in La Arena and between the panaderias there is probably a small family owned shop selling their hand made pottery and hammocks among … [Read more...]