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About David Gold

David is the founder and Director of Casco Antiguo Spanish School. Originally from the New York City area he now lives and works in Latin America's coolest neighborhood, Casco Viejo, where he leads a free sunset bike ride every Thursday and shares his knowledge of Panama with travelers and expats.

See why this is our Favorite Piece of Panama Street Art?

Every Thursday at 5pm students meet at the reception of Casco Antiguo Spanish School for the Free Sunset Bike Tour. After the 15 minute walking tour through Plaza Herrera to pick up the bike rentals at Casco Bikes, students hop on their beach cruisers and head down Calle 13 to the Cinta Costera III waterfront […]

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Casco Viejo Non-Profit Nominated for Prestigous McNulty Prize!

Esperanza, a local Casco Viejo non-profit organization has been named a 2016 McNulty Prize Laureate from the prestigious Aspen Institute. The $100,000 prize is awarded to those who “use entrepreneurship to address important global social issues.” As a laureate the organization will receive an award of $10,000 to continue their mission of creating opportunities former […]

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TripAdvisor Awards Casco Antiguo Spanish School with 2016 Certificate of Excellence!

Casco Antiguo Spanish School is thrilled to announce it has received a 2016 Certificate of excellence from TripAdvisor. This certificate recognizes businesses that consistently earn outstanding reviews from travelers. The school is dedicated to ensuring all of it’s students have an incredible experience and was elated to be recognized.

“This recognition helps travelers identify and book […]

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Meet our Newest Neighbors – Casco Yoga!

Casco Yoga is a new yoga studio in Panama that has just been opened by a former student of Casco Antiguo Spanish School! The yoga studio is dedicated to bringing the beautiful art of yoga to the residents of the neighborhood Casco Antiguo and anyone passing through. The studio is only a few minutes walk from Casco […]

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How 20 High Schoolers Spent Their Summer in Panama?

In July 2015 a group of 20 High School students from the Bahamas, part of the Yes to Education Foundation, did a 2 week Spanish Immersion Program in Panama at our school in Casco Antiguo. This program allowed them to eat, breath and live in Spanish.

Casco Antiguo Spanish School offers a program where you’re not just […]

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Scavenger Hunt Gives Spanish Immersion New Meaning

In an effort to get students out of the classroom, Casco Antiguo Spanish School has developed a scavenger hunt – what other Spanish School in Panama offers that?! The scavenger hunt is a perfect example of a challenge of Spanish Immersion being met with creative problem solving to produce something great.

The inspiration was the usual, […]

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Get to know our Spanish Teachers: Corvan

If you are looking for a Spanish Course in Panama that cultivates and elaborates real Spanish Immersion, Casco Antiguo Spanish School is the place for you. A quick chat with one of our the teachers at the Casco Antiguo Spanish school reveals a lot of the magic that they sew into the Spanish classes they […]

By |May 10th, 2015|Activities in Panama, All|Comments Off on Get to know our Spanish Teachers: Corvan

Can you really cycle your way to better Spanish?

Well, almost every student I have asked at Casco Antiguo Spanish school gave me a firm: Yes! Whether it was a backpacker studying Small Group Intensive Course or a marketing major enrolled in the Business Spanish course, and everyone in between, the students coming out of the Casco Spanish school agree that getting your blood […]

By |March 6th, 2015|Activities in Panama, All|2 Comments

Hunter’s Hunt for Fluency

Hunter is a wise man. In his second year of an International Marketing major at a small liberal arts college in Florida, he knew that to really succeed in his Spanish language minor, going the extra mile, or a few hundred, would make all the difference. And so, having found a great price on a […]

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Student Uses Spanish to Build Bridges in Panama

Emily was a student here at Casco Antiguo Spanish School for a two week Small Group Intensive Spanish Course. She is an engineering student from Colorado, USA, and was here in Panama for an internship with a non-profit organization that works in rural areas of Panama building bridges for communities isolated by heavy rains and growing […]

By |December 24th, 2014|Activities in Panama, All|Comments Off on Student Uses Spanish to Build Bridges in Panama