Casco Viejo is an neighborhood in Panama City with beautifully restored colonial homes and buildings. If we were to compare it with Cuenca's old town, here's what comes to mind; Casco Viejo is touristy, expensive, no locals. It is not bustling with local businesses and people like Cuenca's El Centro is. The first thing I noticed was "Where is everybody"?
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