Why Not Go?

Puerto Rico is a U.S. territory, which makes traveling to the island less of a hassle than traveling to any of the other Caribbean nations because no passport is required for U.S. citizens. However, easy travel is not the only reason to visit Puerto Rico. Strong Hispanic heritage, natural beauty, and numerous attractions are a few… more…

Aguadilla

Arecibo

Boqueron

Caguas

Cayey

Condado

Dorado

Fajardo

Guánica

Humacao

Isla Verde

La Parguera

Loiza

Luquillo

Mayagüez

Old San Juan

Palmas Del Mar

Patillas

Ponce

Quebradillas

Rincón

San German

San Juan

Utuado

Yabucoa

Accommodations

Puerto Rico has plenty of different styles of accommodations for everyone, from glitzy mega-resorts to cabins in the woods, and just about anything in-between. If variety is what you're looking for, head to Puerto Rico. While you may be looking for variety, others may just be searching for something specific which is just right for them. Travelers with a good idea of what they want already may find that our Best Hotels pages offer just the information they seek. Star Ratings represent… more…

Hotels

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Villa Complexes

Rental properties are a convenient option… more…

All Inclusive

While the all-inclusive resort is one… more…

Beaches

Whether you're searching the northwestern coast for surf spots, planning to spend your days admiring underwater life with a pair of fins of your own, or just stretching out on a sandy spot near the water's edge, Puerto Rico's beaches offer something for everyone. Puerto Rico is one of the largest islands in the Caribbean, and popular beaches can be found along every shore. Puerto Rico participates in the Blue Flag program, which may be familiar to some of the island's European… more…

Restaurants

Puerto Rico is technically part of the… more…

Natural Attractions

The topography of Puerto Rico is extremely… more…

Attractions

Puerto Rico's natural beauty is just… more…

Transportation

Puerto Rico is known for being an easy-to-reach travel destination. Not… more…

Air Travel

Puerto Rico is unique in the Caribbean as one of the islands most visited… more…

Ferries

Although generally assumed to be only one large island, there are several… more…

Rental Cars

Visitors to Puerto Rico are often eager… more…

Sailing & Boating

Warm weather, calm waters, and beautiful… more…

Taxis

Travelers familiar with transportation… more…

Clothing

Whatever your plans, comfortable clothing is essential. Lightweight… more…

Currency

As a commonwealth of the United States, Puerto Rico uses the U.S. Dollar.… more…

Crime

Crime in the San Juan metropolitan area is comparable to any large city… more…

Culture

While the Spanish held control of Puerto… more…

Electricity

Electrical connections in Puerto Rico… more…

Events & Festivals

Puerto Rican events and festivals are… more…

Attractions

Puerto Rico's natural beauty is just one of many qualities that bring travelers to the island's shores. Plentiful attractions make visiting this island a… more…

Cruises

Many cruise travelers will stop in Puerto Rico to enjoy beautiful beaches and warm weather. While Miami is the cruise ship capital of the world, Puerto Rico's… more…

Weddings

Picture this: unbelievable beach side vistas, exotic cuisine, optimal weather conditions and a built-in honey moon. These are among the countless reasons… more…

Food

Puerto Rico's dining is so amazing that some people visit the country to tour its finest dining locations. Try some of the Nuevo Latino, traditional críolla, or international cuisines - whatever suits your taste on this island, where top-notch dining is just steps away. Puerto Rico… more…

Budgeting

Visitors to Puerto Rico are in for an exotic vacation. Budgeting for a… more…

Tipping

Travelers should remember that tipping traditions differ… more…

History

While Puerto Rico was under Spanish control for more than… more…

Activities

During your trip to Puerto Rico, you may be faced with a number of… more…

Bikes & Mopeds

The open space and lovely countryside make Puerto Rico ideal for riding… more…

Diving

The continental shelf surrounding Puerto Rico is home to several coral… more…

Fishing

The ocean floor off most of Puerto Rico's… more…

Nightlife

The people of Puerto Rico are a festive… more…

Shopping

Puerto Rico's visitors from the United… more…

Weather

Puerto Rico is made up mostly of mountains with a coastal plain belt in the north. The mountains jut out to the sea on the west coast, but there are sandy beaches along most coastal areas. It is cooler than many other Caribbean islands due to the northeast trade winds, heavy precipitation, and altitude of most of the island. The trade winds also bring in showers from the Atlantic and make the northern coast of Puerto Rico wetter than the south. Sea, land, and mountain breezes are fairly constant,… more…

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