As Summer vacation months are coming up , consider Puerto Rico as a destination. No Visa needed if you are an US Citizen . A few hours flight and you are in paradise where friendly faces, spicy food , warm sandy beaches, culture and history await you.
Do, rent a car and drive around exploring. People are helpful and happy to help along the way. You will come upon beautiful and quiet beaches away from the touristy crowds.
PR has a great hospitality industry and most hotels in San Juan Old San Juan Condadao or Isla Verde areas are excellent and safe choices. This is one place where staying at the Ritz Carlton is affordable.
Must Do # 1
Castillo San Felipe del Morro and Castillo de San Cristobal
A commanding 16th Century Spanish fort that faces the Ocean with stunning views.One of the oldest structures in the Americas standing and now a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Must Do # 2
Luquillo Kiosks Luquillo public beach is full of street food kiosks, loud music and good times. go kiosk hopping and try what each vendor is offering.
Must Do # 3
Rain Forest El Yunque 29,000 sq. feet of lush green rain forest, discover mysterious flowers, stunning waterfall and views and exotic bird species.Ideal place for photography.
Must do # 4
Culebra or Flameco Beach – considered one of the worlds most beautiful beaches – do not leave Puerto Rico without a visit to one of these pristine stunning beaches, , white sand and aquamarine, clear water. A ferry from the town Fajardo will get you there.
Must Do # 5
Eat Street Food and walk around Old San Juan
Be unhealthy for a week, enjoy deep-fried treats of numerous varieties , each more scrumptious that the next. wash it down with a fresh Pina Colada invented in Puerto Rico.
There is also a bioluminescent bay that is fascinating , snorkeling, bike tourism zip lining, diving, hiking , and so much more to discover if you only give it a chance.
the people are always smiling through their difficulties, happy-go-lucky, helpful and kind.
Iglesia Del San Jose in Old San Juan – Early 16th Century architecture
Walk the streets of Old San Juan
San Juan Starbucks
The famous Mofongo
Menu’s that will delight you