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    Carnaval float in Las Tablas 2007
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    Cultural attractions

    by luiggi Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Cultural attractions include the 17th-century Metropolitan Church, the Interoceanic Canal Museum of Panama, the Plaza de Bolívar, the presidential palace, the History Museum of Panama and the sea wall built by the Spaniards four centuries ago.

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    Traditional body painting with the Embera

    by S-Finn Written Aug 2, 2004

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    The "jagua" stays on for around 2 weeks. Definitely got some funny looks when I was in shorts and a t-shirt back in other cities.

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    The San Blas Indians sell...

    by baker00 Written Aug 24, 2002

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    The San Blas Indians sell t-shirts in the city square. This postcard reads, 'Kuna Indian from the picturesque islands of SAN BLAS, in her colorful dress.'

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