Luscious beaches, striking greenery and vibrant people are some of the features of the gorgeous city of Panama City. The stunning city is a part military city, part industrial hub and a hugely famous part beach getaway. The nearby Panama City Beach appeals to the families, the spring breakers and sun seekers to its enticing sandy white beaches.
In the year 2006, the stunning city was listed the best place to invest in real estate in the country by CNN’s Business 2.0 magazine.
The beauteous city offers so many sightseeing and touring opportunities that almost everybody can find something to savor. The nature lovers will have the perfect time exploring the numerous scenic spots like St. Andrews State Park, Carillon Beach, Oaks by the Bay Park, Shell Island and McKenzie Park. The wildlife adorers can discover some wonderful species of fauna at the Bear Creek Feline Center.
The art and history buffs will find a lot to their delight with Museum of Man in the Sea, Paul Brent Gallery, Shady Oaks and Elegant Endeavors Antique Emporium. The drama and theatre admirers can relish some stellar display of stage crafts with The Martin Theatre. While for the sports and games devotees, Escape Manor, The Corner Pocket, Painting With A Twist, GameTime are the perfect spots to uncover.
For the shopaholics, LH Bead Gallery, Elegant Endeavors Antique Emporium, The Zen Center, Shady Oaks, Panama City Mall and Clara Jean’s Antiques are the ideal destinations whereas the gamblers can pay a visit to Bon Temps Bingo casino.
Some of the other prominent points of interests include Panama City Marina, Marina Civic Center, Sweatmore Ranch, Science & Discovery Center of Northwest Florida and Capstone House.
For the gourmets, Gary’s Oyster Shack, Hunt’s Oyster Bar & Seafood Restaurant, Uncle Ernie’s Bayfront Grill, Buddy’s Seafood Market, Jeannie’s One Stop Diner and Just The Cook are some of the best spots to cherish some of the most mouthwatering meals in the citywhereas the best bar in the city is certainly the Mosey’s.
Best Time to Visit
Well practically any time of the year is ideal to unearth the enchanting city. The beautiful city is home to the most magnificent beaches in the world and no matter which month it is, each season brings its own reasons to visit which appeal to different people. However if you looking for some bargained hotel tariffs, then post summer season is your time
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (IATA: ECP) is the major airport serving the city and is located 18 miles northwest of the City.