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Arraijan Destination Guide

Explore Arraijan in Panama

Arraijan in the region of Panamá with its 76,815 inhabitants is a place in Panama - some 9 mi or ( 15 km ) West of Panama City , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Arraijan

Time in Arraijan is now 10:11 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " America/Panama " with a UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Limón, Quibdó, Montería, Veracruz, and San Miguelito. Since you are here already, consider visiting Limón . We saw some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Arraijan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Going through the Panama Canal (Panama)

3:17 min by jurajmitas
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Crystal Serenity Cruise Ship going through the Panama Canal's Pedro Miguel Lock & Miraflores Lock. (Dec.2005) Pancanal - Panama Canal - http Panama City - Panama - en ..

PANAMA: Westin Playa Bonita Resort — Sneak Peek

1:54 min by LatinFlyerMagazine
Views: 20422 Rating: 3.86

To see more: Opening in October 2011, the Westin Playa Bonita is one of the newest luxury resort hotels in Panama. Join me for an exclusive sneak peek at the construction site, whe ..

Panama Canal Miraflores Timelapse

1:21 min by Cvillemac
Views: 19874 Rating: 4.50

One of the interesting sites in Central America is the the Panama Canal one of the greatest engineering marvels in the world. At 50 miles long from the Atlantic to the Pacific, it is cut through the m ..

Panama Canal - Transit the Panama Canal on a Holland America cruise

1:25 min by HollandAmericaFan
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Transiting the Panama Canal is a traveler's "must do" adventure and is just the beginning of the wonders you'll experience on a Holland America Line Panama Canal cruise vacation. One of the greatest a ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Panama Pacifico

Panama Pacifico is a mixed-use real estate development in Panama on the former Howard Air Force Base. It is situated on the Western bank of Panama Canal, opposite Balboa. The project has been in development since 2007. London & Regional Properties and Colombian banker Jaime Gilinski formed a consortium, London & Regional Panama, to develop the Panama Pacifico business and residential community in Arraiján District, Panama.

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Located at 8.91 -79.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures under construction, Populated places in Panamá Province

Howard Air Force Base

Howard Air Force Base is a former United States Air Force base located in Panama. It was closed on 1 November 1999 as a result of the Torrijos-Carter Treaties, which specified that US military facilities in the former Panama Canal Zone be closed and the facilities be turned over to the Panamanian government.

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Located at 8.91 -79.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: 1939 establishments in Panama, Airfields of the United States Army Air Corps, Airports in Panama, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force, Military facilities of the United States in Panama, Panama Canal Zone

Panama Canal expansion project

The expansion of the Panama Canal (Third Set of Locks Project) is a project that will double the capacity of the Panama Canal by 2015 by allowing more and larger ships to transit. Then-Panamanian President Martín Torrijos presented the plan on April 24, 2006, and Panamanian citizens approved it in a national referendum by 76.8 percent of the vote on October 22, 2006. The project creates a new lane of traffic along the canal by constructing a new set of locks.

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Located at 8.98 -79.59 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Panama Canal

Miraflores (Panama)

Miraflores is the name of one of the three locks that form part of the Panama Canal and the name of the small lake that separates these locks from the Pedro Miguel Locks upstream. In the Miraflores locks, vessels are lifted (or lowered)Bad rounding here{{#invoke:Math|precision_format| 16.5*1/0.3048 | 1-1 }} feet (16.5 m) in two stages, allowing them to transit to or from the Pacific Ocean port of Balboa. Ships cross below the Puente de las Américas which connects North and South America.

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Located at 9.00 -79.59 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Panama Canal

Centennial Bridge, Panama

Panama's Centennial Bridge is a major bridge crossing the Panama Canal. It was built to supplement the overcrowded Bridge of the Americas, and to replace it as the carrier of the Pan-American Highway; upon its opening in 2004, it became only the second permanent crossing of the canal.

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Located at 9.03 -79.64 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Bridges completed in 2004, Bridges in Panama, Cable-stayed bridges, Panama Canal