Panama is a popular destination for tourists from all over the world. Beautiful landscapes provide a backdrop to a country growing in economic importance. The county has some wonderful beaches and the urban centres are famous for their lively nightlife. One of man’s greatest achievements is the Panama Canal, which connects the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. Nearby, in Panama City, you’ll find the Biomuseo, a fascinating museum that profiles the biodiversity of Panama and how it has influenced the development of Latin American fauna and flora. Its most outstanding dish is ceviche, made with raw seafood, onions and other spices, and served chilled and accompanied by a cold drink.