Articles Tagged ‘caribbean’

Special Report: Vieques Island is Moving On

Special Report: Vieques Island is Moving On April 21, 2014 | Hotels, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
  First sight of Vieques from the ferry. Vieques, a plantain-shaped island seven miles off the coast of mainland Puerto Rico, was the site of a U.S. Navy training ground used for bombing and gunning exercises for six decades. But since the Navy left in 2003, the small island has experienced a different...

Anchored by a Rainbow

Anchored by a Rainbow September 17, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Are you dreaming? Is that rainbow really leading the way? The Spanish Virgin Islands (Puerto Rico municipalities), where this picture was taken, hold some of the most iconic and paradisiacal sceneries in the world. Their beauty goes beyond sun-drenched sand and untrampled turquoise waters because even...

San Juan on a Budget: Part One

May 20, 2011 | Events, Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Travelers tend to see Puerto Rico as an expensive destination in comparison to other islands. Surprisingly, most attractions are inexpensive. If you are visiting Puerto Rico and decide to stay in San Juan, there’s the obvious expense of staying in a hotel, which are indeed expensive in the capital....

Tips: Say I do in Puerto Rico

Tips: Say I do in Puerto Rico April 1, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
A Wedding in Paradise   Where in the world can you choose to be married in either a 500 year old castle with views of the Atlantic Ocean, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world or in a tropical garden? Only in Puerto Rico. Getting married in Fort San Cristobal, better known as El Morro,...

Neighboring Island: Puerto Rico

Neighboring Island: Puerto Rico April 1, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Have you ever thought about moving to an island in the Caribbean? I’m sure most people have. Imagine waking up to the sound of the waves, going hiking in a tropical forest or kayaking a bioluminescent bay on weekends: sounds like a dream. Luckily for Puerto Ricans, this dream is a reality. A lot...

Green Puerto Rico

Green Puerto Rico January 17, 2011 | Hotels, What's New | Read More
Tamarindo Estates | Culebra Island, Puerto Rico - tamarindoestates.com It’s not easy being green, even with the latest environmental efforts in full swing, the island of enchantment needs a little push. Well, maybe a big push. Puerto Rico needs help to become a green destination and tourists can...