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While the Spanish held control of Puerto Rico for more than 400 years, from 1493 to 1898, the island's culture is a melange of numerous ethnicities that have blended with the dominant…

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Restaurants

Puerto Rico is technically part of the U.S., but this affiliation with traditional Puerto Rican cooking…

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Food

Puerto Rico's dining is so amazing that some people visit the country to tour its finest dining…

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Great Ways to Stay

There are Many Different Accommodation Options in
Puerto Rico

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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…

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All Inclusive

While the all-inclusive resort is one of the most popular options on other islands like Jamaica, the opposite is true in…

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Hotels

Of the many accommodation options in Puerto Rico, hotels and resorts are certainly the most popular. Mega-resort chains…

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Villa Complexes

Rental properties are a convenient option to accommodate a larger family or a longer stay in Puerto Rico. From condos and…

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Villa Rentals

Individual rental properties also tend to be very popular on Puerto Rico. Those interested can find plenty of different villa styles and feels. Take a minute to read the following…

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Eco Tourism

Camping and eco-tourism are easy to find in Puerto Rico, which is home to the Caribbean National Rainforest, "El Yunque,"…

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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…

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Best Time to Visit

Understanding a little more about the advantages and disadvantages of each season can help travelers make sure they pick…

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Weddings in Puerto Rico:

A Puerto Rico Wedding can be especially memorable and beautiful -- yet your guests won't need passports

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

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You Won't Run Out of Options Vacationing in
Puerto Rico

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Activities:

During your trip to Puerto Rico, you may be faced with a number of difficult decisions, such as what to do first in this dynamic Caribbean paradise. Puerto Rico is filled with multiple…

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Nightlife

The people of Puerto Rico are a festive bunch who celebrate life, and love music and dance. With that in mind, it…

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Attractions

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

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Shopping

Puerto Rico's visitors from the United States will feel right at home when they go out for shopping trips on the island.…

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From placid gin-colored lagoons to shockingly blue bays to beaches that are so rough that surfing is world-famous, the waters that surround Puerto Rico vary greatly. This means…

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Fishing

The ocean floor off most of Puerto Rico's coastlines comes to a sudden drop, leading to depths of more than 1,000 feet.…

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Landmarks

Puerto Rico's landmarks transport visitors back to a time long since passed, and offer a glimpse into what life on the…

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Sailing & Boating

Warm weather, calm waters, and beautiful islands to visit make the Caribbean one of the world's top sailing destinations.…

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Driving

Learn more about the requirements for driving in Puerto Rico and find out about a few unexpected road rules that will keep…

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Weather in Puerto Rico

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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…

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Puerto Rico Transportation:

Visitors will have no problem taking advantage of Puerto Rico's transportation options

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Puerto Rico is known for being an easy-to-reach travel destination. Not only is it a Commonwealth of the United States, making it easy for U.S. and Canadian citizens to enter, it is…

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Buses

Puerto Rico is one of the largest islands in the Caribbean, and getting around in the densely populated urban areas can be tricky and time-consuming…

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Bikes & Mopeds

The open space and lovely countryside make Puerto Rico ideal for riding bikes, mopeds and motorcycles. Visitors who enjoy independence will find that…

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Rental Cars

Visitors to Puerto Rico are often eager to experience the natural diversity that the island has to offer. Sandy beaches, unique rainforests, and gorgeous…

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Taxis

Travelers familiar with transportation in the Caribbean are often pleasantly surprised to discover that taxi service in Puerto Rico is some of the most…

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Puerto Rican events and festivals are unlike any you'll find elsewhere in the world. They are lively, boisterous, and filled with much good food and dance. Really get to…

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Spas

There are many reasons to plan a getaway in Puerto Rico, and one of them is the number of opportunities available to…

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Planning Your Vacation in Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico is an island paradise not too far from home for travelers from the United States. Still, everyone needs to plan a few things before heading to this tropical island.…

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Getting Info

Doing a little bit of reading is the best way to start researching your trip to Puerto Rico. Resources like Web sites and…

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Budgeting

Visitors to Puerto Rico are in for an exotic vacation. Budgeting for a trip through paradise may not be the most memorable…

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Best Time to Visit

Understanding a little more about the advantages and disadvantages of each season can help travelers make sure they pick…

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Making Decisions

After your research on Puerto Rico is done you'll be equipped to begin making the important decisions that turn a vacation…

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Booking

Travelers looking to go anywhere are usually looking for the best possible rates and services, and a trip to Puerto Rico…

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Packing

Planning a vacation to Puerto Rico involves a number of different facets, from booking your travel arrangements to planning…

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Passports

As a commonwealth of the United States, American citizens require only valid proof of identity to enter Puerto Rico, and…

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Customs

Since Puerto Rico is a commonwealth of the United States, traveling to the island isn't any different than traveling from…

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The continental shelf surrounding Puerto Rico is home to several coral reef formations that help various forms of sea life thrive. ...swim alongside a number of colorful fish…

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Discover the Best
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Accommodations for Specific Interests

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Family Vacations

Puerto Rico is a popular vacation destination for families because U.S. citizens are not required to have passports for…

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Dining Options

One of the best parts of a vacation can be eating the local fare. As you might hope, there are several decadent dining…

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Swimming Pools

A relaxing day at the pool — it's a vital part of most vacations in Puerto Rico. The hotel's pool is one of the first…

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Nightlife Options

Puerto Rico is known for its gorgeous weather and sweeping views, but were you expecting this destination to be so exciting…

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Tennis

The Caribbean is the ideal destination for tennis lovers, with its clear skies and mostly mild weather. How often you play…

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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 San Juan is considered…

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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…

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Air Travel

Puerto Rico is unique in the Caribbean as one of the islands most visited by air travelers. San Juan's Luis Muñoz…

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Ferries

Although generally assumed to be only one large island, there are several smaller islands nearby that are actually considered…

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Sailing & Boating

Warm weather, calm waters, and beautiful islands to visit make the Caribbean one of the world's top sailing destinations.…

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History of Puerto Rico:

Although long and complicated, the history of Puerto Rico has fueled a rich culture

While Puerto Rico was under Spanish control for more than 400 years, from 1493 until 1898, the culture and history of the island has been shaped by numerous other cultures, including…

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Travel Fundamentals for Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico is a beautiful and diverse island with much to offer its visitors. From quiet small towns to bustling cities filled with art galleries and museums, casinos, and nightlife,…

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Electricity

Electrical connections in Puerto Rico are 110 and 120 volts AC (60 cycle), and the outlets take the same two-prong plugs…

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Clothing

Whatever your plans, comfortable clothing is essential. Lightweight cottons and linens are advisable for day wear while…

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Currency

As a commonwealth of the United States, Puerto Rico uses the U.S. Dollar. Some of the larger hotels in San Juan will…

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Travelers should remember that tipping traditions differ from country to country, and Puerto Rico is no exception. Following…

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Hours of Operation

The relaxing atmosphere of Puerto Rico extends to more than just the beaches and trails. Island businesses also tend to…

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Telephones

Telephone service in Puerto Rico is modern and reliable and will be familiar to American citizens. The international…

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Postal Services

No vacation would be complete without a few packages and postcards for the folks at home. Regardless of whether you're…

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The topography of Puerto Rico is extremely diverse - there are both tropical and dry forests, flatlands and mountains, beaches and sinkholes. Visitors interested in spending time…

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There are several different accommodation types in Puerto Rico, from comfortable inns to lavishly furnished suites. Those listed on…

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