16th-century Castillo San Felipe del Morro in Old San Juan
Rock climbing at La Mina Falls in El Yunque National Forest
An abandoned beachside bar in Old San Juan
Heading out into the surf on a gorgeous day
The colonial architecture and cobblestone streets of Old San Juan
Colorful boats on the sands of Crash Boat Beach in Aguadilla
Street musician playing guitar outside a café
Exterior façade of Polo Norte Whiskey & Champagne Lounge located in a historic San Juan building
Amazing scenery overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
Strolling the blue cobblestone streets of Old San Juan
- Major Airports:
- San Juan-Luis Munoz Marin (SJU)
- Isle of Enchantment
Outpost of Spanish culture and tropical beauty
On these sands, you can pretty much do anything your heart desires, from strolling along the shore to jet skiing over aquamarine waters. Just as beautiful is the tropical island landscape, including lush mountains and leafy jungles, home to a variety of wildlife and free-growing bananas you can pick off the tree. Zip line, rappel, rock climb or hike through it all, pausing only to admire another surprise waterfall.
Proud of its people and prouder still of its history, Puerto Rico’s forts, lighthouses and historic areas testify to its storied past and Spanish background. World-class resorts poised along the beaches or on the edge of the rainforests offer visitors the unparalleled luxury of exceptional service and authentic dining, all within proximity to nightlife, where salsa is king. Pick up the “bomba” and “plena” rhythms to impress your friends back home.
Puerto Rico’s mascot is a tiny tree frog called the coqui, which makes a distinctive ‘co-KEE’ mating call at night.