Category Archives: Travel

Lots of great information about a wide range of Caribbean Travel tropics including things to do and places to see.

Discounts In-Store for your Wedding Guests

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Are you having a destination  wedding in Puerto Rico?  We offer discount cards and coupons for all 3 of our stores that can extend to your entire wedding party and guest list.  It is just a little added something you can offer to your important guests that have traveled all the way to Puerto Rico…. […]

El Yunque Wildlife

The El Yunque Rainforest offers lots of wildlife and fauna for the visitor to appreciate. While you will not find any monkeys, you will find lots of birds and lizards and a coqui frog or two. They key is to be observant while in the rainforest as many of the the animals are small and […]

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 […]

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

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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 […]

Places to Eat in Palmer – the Gateway to El Yunque

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When you are making a trip to El Yunque Rainforest, you may want to pair it with a place to eat lunch.  Palmer, which is El Yunque’s gateway community, offers several great options to choose from.  Conveniently located at the foot of Rt 191 to El Yunque Rainforest so stop by to visit us on […]

Puerto Rico and Eco-Tourism

Puerto Rico is joining the trend of sustainable tourism, otherwise known as Eco-tourism.  While a relatively new initiative, Puerto Rico’s Green Destination comprises all places, attractions, and tours that comply with sustainable principles of natural and cultural conservation, education, community integration, and local socioeconomic development.  This is a worthy effort!  The more that can be […]