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10 Travel tips for visiting Puerto Rico

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If you are planning to visit Puerto Rico, here are 10 travel tips to keep in mind that will make for a smooth vacation: You don’t need a passport from the US Puerto Rico is a terrirory of the US, so you don’t need a passport. A driver’s license will do to get you here. […]

Visit the Vieques Bunkers

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The history of Vieques is tied up with the history of the U.S. Navy. During its occupation of the island, the Naval Ammunition Facility (NAF) built a network of naval magazines in Vieques – hundreds of bunkers for ammunition storage, built into the hills, camouflaged beneath earth and grass on the western side of the […]

The Nature Lover’s List of What to Do in Puerto Rico

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What to do in Puerto Rico? For a Nature Lover, Puerto Rico is a great destination to explore. A traveling nature lover may not know what to do in Puerto Rico, so below we share a few of our crew’s favorite spots. From the beaches, to the rainforest, and everything in between there is something […]

Top 10 Things to Do in Puerto Rico in February 2014

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February is a great month to visit Puerto Rico!  Some of the biggest and best festivals and events are happening in February in Puerto Rico, and are not to be missed.  Here are the top 10 things to do in Puerto Rico in February: February 1-2: 12th International Regatta. Annual regatta at Club Nautico in […]

The El Conquistador Resort has lots to offer!

The El Conquistador Resort is located in Fajardo, at the very northeastern tip of Puerto Rico.  It is a AAA Four Diamond Award-winner resort.  Perched high on a cliff face 300 feet above sea level, it offers awesome views of the ocean and the small islands and cays off the northeastern coast of Puerto Rico.  […]

The Wyndham Rio Mar has lots to offer…

  The Rio Mar Resort, located in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico has been open for many a year and is one of the founding resorts on the eastern coast of Puerto Rico.  But just because it is an oldie doesn’t mean it isn’t a goodie… sometimes in the thirst for the new, we forget the standard that has produced […]

So Many Things to Do in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico

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There are so many things to do in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico – where does one begin? There are infinite possibilities to fit every mood and interest, but the crew here at Caribbean Trading Company have some personal favorites. Here’s some of the local spots that we return to time and again in the town of […]

The St. Regis Bahia Beach has lots to offer…

The St. Regis Bahia Beach has been open for just over two years now and it remains one of the brightest new stars in Puerto Rico’s resort portfolio.  In the last couple of months, it was announced that the property had earned AAA’s Five Diamond Rating.  According to the resort, “Since 2011, only five other […]

The Crew’s 5 Favorite Things to Do in Old San Juan

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There are so many things to do in Old San Juan in Puerto Rico – where does one begin? There are infinite possibilities to fit every mood and interest, but the crew here at Caribbean Trading Company have some personal favorites. Here’s some of the local spots that we return to time and again in Old […]

A Sightseer’s Guide to Puerto Rico

There are so many things to do in Puerto Rico, that the problem is not finding something of interest; rather, it is prioritizing the list of things to do in Puerto Rico according to how much time one has.  I have lived in Puerto Rico for over 15 years and there are still many places […]