FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

Panama: Gastronomy Hub

by Katie Skrzek

Nov 8, 2022

© Visit Panama

Latin America

Panama offers foodie travelers exciting culinary experiences. Add Panama to your travel list and discover its culinary heritage.

 

 

fish

© Visit Panama

 

The country’s biodiversity, marine ecosystem, indigenous traditions and foreign influences make up its culinary heritage. Many of the country’s chefs celebrate traditions while offering innovations. Chefs Charlie Collins (T’ACH) and Mario Castrellon (Maito) are among the pioneers of Panama’s “rainforest-to-table” movement, utilizing regional ingredients, sustainably sourced and foraged by local farmers, on fine-dining menus.

 

Learn more about Panama’s culinary traditions on a tour of Rio Caña. Part of the Ngäbe-Buglé region, here, travelers learn about Panamánian culinary traditions from locals. Learn how fresh-caught fish, root vegetables and endemic ingredients are used to make pastes and salads, integral to Panama’s gastronomy. Prepare dishes alongside the community’s cooks, who have preserved centuries-old techniques.

 

 

Panama

© Visit Panama

 

Panama City was recognized as a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy. Many of the city’s best restaurants are located in the Casco Antiguo neighborhood. Designated a UNESCO World Heritage site, the food district offers travelers the best Panamánian cuisine from award-winning chefs. The San Francisco neighborhood is home to more than 180 restaurants with a melting pot of cuisines, including Mexican, Italian, Korean, Chinese, German, Vietnamese and Afro-Panamánian. The neighborhood is also known for its burgeoning beer scene.

#TrazeeTravel

Insta Feed
Destinations
Nov 30, 2022

Aurora Expeditions Releases 2024 Arctic Program

Aurora Expeditions entices travelers to experience the Arctic with its Arctic & Beyond program for 2024. Explore the world’s most remote locations on these multi-destination voyages and experiences.

Celebrity Cruises’ Spring Sale

There’s no better time to plan the vacation you’ve been missing. Step aboard with your better half, your friends or the whole family and reconnect, reunite and rejoice with 25 percent off cruise fares for all guests. We’ll also help everyone get there with 25 percent off airfare from 20 major gateways across the country or $100 savings per person on flights from all other gateways when you book your air travel using Flights by Celebrity.*

Trends
Nov 30, 2022

2023 Travel Trend on the Rise: Buying Travel Insurance

With COVID-19 bringing out some uncertainty, more people are booking travel insurance for their upcoming trips. The travel insurance market is projected to reach $99 billion by 2030. With travel insurance on the rise, two questions are raised: How can travel retailers cash in on this demand to make auxiliary money? How do vacationers decide if they need travel insurance and what policy is right for them?

Trends
Nov 30, 2022

Study Finds More Travelers Ditch Work During Vacay

You may be good at using up all your vacation days, but how good are you at actually staying completely unplugged from work during those vacation days? According to a new study from Longwoods International, more American travelers and workers are drawing a clear line between work and play, leaving the office fully behind while on vacation.

Discover Nashville Neighborhoods

Whether you are interested in music, art, history, food, sports or fashion, Music City has something for everyone to sing about. Nashville is accessible, friendly and authentic, with diverse neighborhoods, a storied musical heritage and a creative culture that energizes the city.

Europe
Nov 29, 2022

7 Reasons to Visit Bath This Winter

There’s plenty of reasons to head to the picturesque and historic city of Bath, England, in all seasons, but winter sees it transform into an inviting and joyful scene of festivals, markets and lights. Looking for more reasons to visit Bath this winter? Look no further: