coquito

Holiday Coquito Cocktail Recipes from The Condado Plaza Hilton

Add a tropical twist to this season’s holiday entertaining by serving Coquitos, rich and creamy eggnog-like cocktails traditionally served in Puerto Rico. Although the Coquito is generally made with rum, coconut milk, sweet condensed milk and spices including vanilla, cinnamon, and cloves, The Condado Plaza Hilton‘s Executive Chef Maria Germania has created tropical versions using flavors including Guava and Pistachio. Recipes for those, as […] Categories: Caribbean Lifestyle, Food & Recipes, Holiday Traditions, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Hot Spots, Treats

Visit the Luquillo Farmer’s Market in Luquillo

Visit the Luquillo Farmer’s Market in Luquillo if you get a chance to – whether visiting from the US or a local.  It is held every 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month at the Luquillo Arts & Cultural Center and has been going on since January 2016.  Caribbean Trading Company has been very excited […] Categories: Caribbean Trading Company, Events, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Hot Spots

Welcome to El Yunque Art District

El Yunque Art District is the main center of Palmer, Puerto Rico. Palmer is at the base of EL Yunque and is the welcoming sister community to El Yunque National Rainforest. It is made up of souvenir shops, art galleries, eateries and basic services like a post office, gas station, notary and doctor’s office. It […] Categories: Caribbean Trading Company, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Hot Spots, Travel

blog review

Captain Tim’s Annual Blog Review – The Wisdom of 2015

It has been a busy year here at Caribbean Trading Company and 2015 marked the year where we tried to focus more on our blog and quality content, sharing all the pearls of wisdom and insights we have on the Caribbean. Located in Puerto Rico, we tried to bring an authentic perspective to our Caribbean […] Categories: Caribbean Trading Company, Culture, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Hot Spots, Travel