Posts Tagged "Puerto Rico"


Updated on: 01/7/19Puerto Rican rums have a bit of a cult following behind them, and there is a good reason for it- the stuff is delicious! When we visited this tiny American island territory, we had one goal in mind and that was to try as much local rum as possible (and not just Bacardi rums, which are arguably the island's most popular for non-Puerto Ricans.) What did we find? Well, after a distillery tour, several rum tastings, six...

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Updated on: 12/22/18There's something special about being in the right place at the right time. On our recent trip to Puerto Rico, we were serendipitously in the right place at the right time on La Ruta del Lechon, an area in rural, mountainous Guavate known for its roadside restaurants that roast whole pigs. Although these restaurants are open on weekdays, we had heard that weekends are really where it's at. On weekends the road is...

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Updated on: 01/7/19Are you traveling to Vieques for a vacation? Great! You're going to absolutely love this little Puerto Rican paradise just off the coast of the main island. But while you're exploring the stunning Vieques beaches during your stay, one thing you absolutely must do (and I'm not giving you an option here), is to experience the Vieques Bioluminescent Bay (Mosquito Bay). This wonder of nature is so stunning that we did a...

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Updated on: 11/26/18There are many Puerto Rican beaches to choose from during a visit to the island. But those who are looking for the very best should head over to territory's smaller island of Vieques as they are home to some of the region's best! We'll be the first to admit that some of the Vieques Beaches are had to come by. But don't worry, we checked them all out during our five-day visit, and after our exploration of the island...

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