Sunday, July 5, 2015

2013 San Sebastian Street Festival, Old San Juan

2013 San Sebastian Street Festival, Old San Juan

It’s January. It’s Puerto Rico; so it must be time for the San Sebastián Street Festival (Fiestas de la Calle San Sebastián ) in Old San Juan…. The 2013 San Sebastián Street Festival runs from Thursday January 17 until Sunday January 20. This is the place to be if you want to experience a true [...]

Bahia Urbana, Old San Juan

bahia urbana old san juan

Bahia Urbana in Old San Juan, will transform the San Juan Bay waterfront with pedestrianized walkways, urban beaches, restaurants that will eventually stretch from Old San Juan to the eastern end of the bay at Club Nautico. Bahia Urbana will open in Phases with Phase 1 now open and Phase 2 due to open in [...]

Vibrant San Juan: Seen Through the Eyes of Spike Speilberg


I wanted to share this cool video of San Juan that was shared on our DiscoverPuertoRico FaceBook page. Take a few minutes out of your day and enjoy Vibrant San Juan Puerto Rico from Spike Spielberg Productions on Vimeo.

Flavors of San Juan Food Tours

flavors of san juan food tours

Looking for something a little bit different, tasty even… then why not check out one of the Flavors of San Juan Food Tours. Personally, I have not had the chance to take one of their tours, but with over 200+ 5 Star reviews on TripAdvisor, Flavors of San Juan is one of the most popular [...]

SoFo Food Festival August 2013

Sofo Food Festival Old San Juan

UPDATED: 2013 Sofo Festival, August 8-11, 2013 The SoFo Food Festival returns to the streets of Old San Juan from August 8 – 11, 2013. San Francisco Street, Fortaleza Street, Recinto Sur and Plaza Arturo Somohano will be the places to be during this 4 day festival of food. 35 restaurants from Old San Juan [...]

1797 Battle of San Juan Reenactment: In Pictures

1797 Battle of San Juan Reenactment

This past weekend the Regimiento Fijo de Puerto Rico and a group of Living History Volunteers including more than a dozen from Poland reenacted events from the 1797 Battle of San Juan. The weekend started with a night march through the streets of Old San Juan and continued with events in and around El Morro [...]

Kid Friendly Old San Juan

kid friendly old san juan, El Morro Fort and Esplanade

As the father of a very active 4 year old boy and 14 month old girl, one of the things I love about Old San Juan is the number of different things we can see and do that are fun for all the family and that are especially kid friendly. For anyone heading here who [...]

Gunpowder, Sofrito, Popcorn and more: Puerto Rico April 2012

Puerto Rico Events April 2012

Time travel, amazing food and movie premieres are all on display in Puerto Rico during the month of April. The reenactment of the Battle of San Juan will transport you back to 1697, Saborea Puerto Rico will wow your taste buds with amazing food and the Rincon International Film Festival will showcase emerging film industry [...]

1797 Battle of San Juan: 2012 Reenactment

Reenactment 1797 Battle of san Juan

Back in 1797 a small band of Puerto Rican soldiers and resistance fighters held off an attack by the British Navy and ensured that San Juan and Puerto Rico did not fall into the hands of the enemy. That battle became known as the 1797 Battle of San Juan. On April 27 – 29, 2012 [...]

Old San Juan Photo Tour

Raices Fountain, Old San Juan

Old San Juan captured in photographs. I always take my camera with me when ever I am in Old San Juan and here are a few from the past few visits, to give you a feel of this old walled city. Raices Fountain Paseo de la Princesa Paseo de la Princesa San Juan Gate Steps [...]