6 days, 6 nights
- Casco Antiguo: Visit Casco Antiguo, the Colonial City, which is the historic center of the modern capital. Walk along the newly restored streets and discover the many cultural landmarks such as the Church of the Golden Altar.
- Panama Viejo: Visit Old Town Panama — the ruins of Panama’s first capital. Originally founded in 1519, this was the first Spanish settlement on the Pacific Ocean.
- Panama Canal: Head through the former “Canal Zone” to see the Administration building, the Goethals Monument, and the Prado.
- Jungle Boat Excursion to Gamboa: Understand more about the Eco Tourism in Panama, with a tour of Lake Gatun, transfer to Gamboa, to see first hand the work being carried out to expand the canal
Meet the Faculty
Director of International Business Institute at GFUanemetz@georgefox.edu
Prior to her academic career, Nemetz, an award-winning innovator with a global entrepreneurial mindset, held executive management positions in marketing and product development in the software and computer systems industry. Her most recent corporate position was executive vice president at Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, responsible for strategic planning and operational restructuring of the multi-million dollar Microsoft account and for leadership of a business unit that developed and sold innovative technologically-based marketing products and services.
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