Top things to do

Market in Santiago

Ceramica La Peña

A ceramic workshop and artisan market, this place sells wood carvings and baskets made by the Emberá and Wounaan peoples of the Darién, woven purses and soapstone figurines made by local Ngäbe Bugle people, and mask…
Cafe in Santiago

Cheesecake

This bakery and cafe is a popular local lunch spot. Think fast casual, with thick deli sandwiches made to order and healthy Buddha bowls with your choice of grain, protein and veggies. Don't skip dessert. The chocol…
Cafe in Santiago

Cafe Joder

For your latte fix, duck into this sleek hipster coffee shop. For longtime travelers, the grilled sandwiches with plantain chips, cheesy arepas and nachos bring some welcome variety to dining in the provinces.