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Taxis

Panama City has plenty of taxis.  They are not metered, but each taxi has a list of standard fares (with the city divided into zones, a minimum ride is $1.50, with an additional $.50 cents added for each time the taxi crosses into another zone).. Fares go up about 20% after 10:00 pm and on […]

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Metro Bus

Metro Bus  — Panama has a new bus system for transportation throughout the city (known as MetroBus).  Before this service came along, locals got around through colourful, independently-operated buses known as “diablos rojos” – or “red devils”, that looked similar to the ones seen in neighbouring Colombia. Metrobus fare is .25 cents throughout the city […]