Casco Viejo was established by the Spanish in 1674 after Panama La Vieja (the original Panama City) was ransacked by pirate Sir Henry Morgan. It is the oldest colonial city on the Pacific Coast of the Americans and has been chosen by UNESCO as a site of world interest. Cobblestone streets, colonial houses with iron balconies, churches, plazas and ocean views make Casco Viejo an unique cultural and architectural site. Here a Kuna indian woman poses for the camera with a view of the bay in the background. The woman wears traditional Kuna beaded arm bracelets and sells molas, a traditional Kuna handicraft, to tourists and visitors. Molas are made of cut out colorful fabrics that are stitched together in order to create different patterns and designs.