Bahia Urbana, Old San Juan

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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 May 2013. Paseo Del Puerto Paseo Del Puerto is the waterfront … [Read more...]

HMS Bounty in Old San Juan

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The king's navy will not rest until every mutineer is captured and executed. Wherever you go, wherever you hide a thousand ships will search you out Captain Bligh, Mutiny on the Bounty, 1962 HMS Bounty, the 1960’s replica of the original Bounty is currently docked in Old San Juan for its winter break. This beautiful tall ship was built for the 1962 movie Mutiny on the … [Read more...]

Pre & Post Puerto Rico Cruise Luggage Options

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UPDATE: The company AudiaGuia has stopped offereing luggage storage in Old San Juan Puerto Rico has one of the busiest cruise ship schedules in the Caribbean. If you are one of the many that will be starting a cruise in Puerto Rico, the following might be helpful. Pre Cruise Most Puerto Rico cruises starting from San Juan will leave port late afternoon / early evening, … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons to Start a Caribbean Cruise in San Juan Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Cruise

If you are considering a Caribbean cruise, no doubt your first search for a cruise is from Miami; after all it is one of the cruise ship capitals of the world. But if you are planning a Caribbean cruise you should seriously consider Puerto Rico as your starting point; here are my top 5 reasons why: 1. San Juan, Puerto Rico is already located in the Caribbean. By starting … [Read more...]

Pre or Post Cruise in Puerto Rico

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If you have a cruise package organized from Puerto Rico, it is more than likely that you will be departing from San Juan. The majority of the time you will have some time to kill before your cruise departs or after your cruise returns to San Juan. With just a few hours to spare you can make the most of that time by seeing the highlights of Old San Juan. The following … [Read more...]

Sea Legs: Just a thought…

Here is a thought for any one who is planning a longer trip to Puerto Rico.  As one of the cruise ship capitals of the Caribbean, have you considered adding a short 3 night cruise to your trip. I'm not trying to sell a cruise, just thought it could be a neat addition to a stay here in Puerto Rico.  It's certainly a way to get to see a little bit more of the Caribbean (plus food … [Read more...]