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Great way of getting to know Panama City

I'll start of by saying that we visited Joey's blog on Panama several times to get ideas for our... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
jdeste
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Montreal, Canada
A fantastic way to discover Panama City!

We couldn't think of a better way to spend our first night in Panama! Joey kindly agreed to start... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
starrynight711
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Massachusetts
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Get off the beaten path with Victor and see where boxer Roberto Duran trained, learn about how the U.S. invasion of Panama affected this neighborhood, try local food and drinks, visit the park where dominoes are played, chat with the locals in their...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

I'll start of by saying that we visited Joey's blog on Panama several times to get ideas for our trip. He seemed very knowledgeable and had really great insight on Panama and traveling within the country. So, when we saw that Joey offered a tour...More

Thank jdeste
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We couldn't think of a better way to spend our first night in Panama! Joey kindly agreed to start our tour at 5pm instead of 3pm due to our flight arrival time and met us at our hotel for the start of the tour. I...More

Thank starrynight711
Reviewed 13 July 2018

My family and I went on a tour with Joey, and for me, as an experienced traveler, it was the best tour I've ever taken. It truly felt like we were being shown around Panama City by a friend instead of a guide. I wish...More

Thank hardtoport
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Joey was an amazing tour guide. He took us to places off the beaten path for food, drinks, and gave us a locals perspective of the city. All food and drink options were GREAT! We got to enjoy more than one just neighborhood. In addition,...More

1  Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Today I did the El Chorillo tour with Victor and it was great! He has a lot of knowledge and good English so i learned a lot. He also took me to some interesting streets and locations and I got to mingle with the locals...More

1  Thank joe1212
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Joey, of PTY (airport code for Panama City) Life, provides a great tour through various areas of the city that your less likely to visit with the average tour guide. We were staying in Casco Viejo so ventured out on foot from there. We saw...More

Thank DallasAlice51
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Excellent tour! Joey was highly knowledgeable and very congenial. We hit all the spots I was hoping to see/experience in Casco Viejo and other parts of Panama City. Ours was essentially a foodie tour with commentary about the city and the country--which was exactly what...More

1  Thank Caitlin E
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Had a lot of fun with a group of 6 on Joey’s tour around Panama City. Definitely a must when you’re visiting Panama. The tour is exactly how he’s describing it on his website, so just look it up and book ;). We had a...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Joey was incredibly friendly, and gave myself and my family probably the BEST tour we have ever done! We got to see many different aspects of the city, and try many amazing things to eat and drink along the way. Also, Joey had many interesting...More

Thank gusjames85
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Joey runs a great tour that he suits to the likes of his clients. My wife and I are around the same age as Joey and have no issue with walking and were on the tour for over 5hrs with 8 different food and drink...More

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