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In this June 5, 2018 photo, a construction worker stands in the window at the Hotel Colombia apartment building on Plaza Bolivar in the Casco Viejo neighborhood of Panama City. Tourists and well-heeled Panamanians now stroll the paving-stone streets among gaudy hotels, fancy restaurants and trendy discos that have popped up in once-dilapidated colonial-era buildings. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)

keygen fmrte 5.2.4 PANAMA CITY – Esther Marina Sanchez has watched her neighbourhood — the heart of Panama City — transformed by its designation as a UNESCO world heritage site. Tourists and well-heeled Panamanians now stroll the paving-stone streets among gaudy hotels, fancy restaurants and trendy discos that have popped up in once-dilapidated colonial-era buildings.

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crack dameware 8.0 “It is more developed. You can tell that they have brought substantial labour to the restoration,” said Roberto Perez, a tourist from Madrid. The last time he visited, in 2008, a group of youths mobbed him and made off with his camera. This time he enjoyed the Casco so much he extended his stay.

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gra crack krokodyl Rene Quiros, a Bolivian who moved to Panama 35 years ago, said that when he arrived, the Casco was “very dangerous, very uncomfortable.” He has had a front-row seat for the transformation, and has also reaped the rewards through the tapas restaurant he runs in a restored building off the main square.

paragon disk wiper 11 professional keygen “I have seen many changes. Everything is positive as far as what’s beautiful and showy, but there is a very negative aspect to this with the displaced people,” Quiros said. “There were people who should have stayed because they have a long history, an encyclopedia of what the Casco Antiguo is.”