Hundreds of years have passed since the Spanish architects first built San Juan, yet the freshness of each new day dulls none of their building’s magic. The “Casitas” (little houses) which are now viewed as charming recollections of a time long gone will live on forever, as a source of pride of the nation’s past. The vibrant colors and the attention to detail reflect the spirit and pride of the Puerto Rican people and their zest for life
The casitas Puerto Rico (Old San Juan facades) and the elegance of Old San Juan’s buildings are a popular theme in local Puerto Rican Art. You can find them made of ceramic, wood or plaster.
- Visit the Caribbean Trading Company El Yunque Store in Palmer, Puerto Rico or Caribbean Trading Rincon in Rincon Puerto Rico for a full selection.
- Or you can get a Casitas Puerto Rico Christmas Ornament in our Online Shop.
This article was written by Captain Tim and the Crew of Caribbean Trading Company.
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