Seeking an unforgettable experience for your next vacation? The island of Puerto Rico will captivate you. Located at the gateway to the Caribbean, this destination offers year-round sunshine with endless options for adventure and relaxation. Discover all the island’s capital city San Juan has to offer from dynamic culture and heritage to local flavours and stunning beaches.
Where to Stay in San Juan, Puerto Rico
Live the buena vida at La Concha, a beachside resort in San Juan. Spend your day by the ocean with a Pina Colada in hand or take it slow by relaxing under the palm trees. Refuel and enjoy the cuisine at one of the resort’s seven restaurants, bars and cafes. Party into the night at the resort’s bar and lounge scene in the heart of the entertainment district, Condado.
What to do in San Juan, Puerto Rico
Discover Old San Juan at a leisurely pace with its cobblestone streets and historic fortress. The must-see colourful buildings offer the perfect Instagram-worthy backdrop. Once the crown jewel of the Spanish Empire, the walled city still preserves its stunning colonial architecture and World Heritage Sites declared by UNESCO.
Where to Drink in San Juan, Puerto Rico
Recognized as a trend setter among bars in Puerto Rico, be sure to check out Santaella, owned by one of Puerto Rico’s most distinguished chefs. The environment will ignite your senses as mixologists at the bar prepare the ultimate cocktails, such as the Golden God or the Perfect Lady. Be sure to make a reservation and stay to enjoy the full menu rooted in authentic cuisine and local ingredients.
Where to Eat in San Juan, Puerto Rico
As the ultimate gastronomic destination of the Caribbean, the possibilities are endless. Experience authentic Puerto Rican cuisine at the colourful El Jibarito restaurant. Try a Mofongo, the island’s unofficial national dish, made traditionally with fried green plantains and old fashioned pilon. If you are up for a late-night tripleta, a delicious sandwich packed with layers of meat, make sure to check out Lote 23 in the Santurce neighbourhood of San Juan.
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