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This time last year, the travel infrastructure in the Caribbean looked very different. In 2018, readers’ choices for the best Caribbean resorts... Read More

One of the most iconic and historic hotels in Puerto Rico is finally reopening.The Caribe Hilton Hotel in San Juan, which originally opened in 1949, had... Read More

Every year on June 23, “Noche de San Juan” — the eve of the feast day for Saint John the Baptist — turns into a day-long celebration in Puerto Rico... Read More

Last year, TripAdvisor launched its inaugural “Travelers’ Choice Awards,” which recognizes 375 tours, experiences, and activities around the world. The... Read More

Medalla used to be the king of beers in Puerto Rico. For decades, if you craved a local cold one, there were few options besides the ubiquitous ... Read More

Tickets for “Hamilton” are notoriously elusive (not to mention expensive).But one lucky person could nab not only tickets, but a trip to Puerto... Read More

Aug. 16 is finally here, and that can only mean one thing: it's National Rum Day.Whatever your feelings are on "fake" holidays, there's no denying... Read More

It’s been five months since the Puerto Rico Tourism Company declared the island open for business after last summer’s storms. Now, more than 100... Read More

This story originally appeared on Hundreds of passengers are stranded at the largest airport in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria wreaked... Read More

This story originally appeared on On Sunday, Jennifer Lopez joined New York governor Andrew Cuomo in a press conference announcing she... Read More

As Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful storms ever recorded in the Atlantic, closed in on the coast of Puerto Rico on Wednesday, there was one... Read More

Summer may be almost over, but that doesn't mean all the fun needs to come to a screeching halt on September 1.If you didn’t get your fix of balmy... Read More

San Juan’s Condado Vanderbilt Hotel is everything you’d want from a luxury beach resort, combining old world sensibilities with contemporary ... Read More

Life’s a beach for Mariam Ahmadi, 19, a Los Angeles resident of Venice Beach, who enjoys nothing more than easy access to the ocean. "I love living here... Read More

The best meal I have in Puerto Rico is one I shouldn’t be eating.I’m sitting at the bar at Jose Enrique, a restaurant near San Juan’s lively market... Read More

The only true requirement of a great hotel is that it have a decent bar somewhere on the premises. They could leave out the front desk, room service,... Read More

“People who think it’s all about rice and beans will be surprised,” says Roberto Treviño of San Juan’s restaurant scene. Treviño, an Iron Chef veteran,... Read More

Within the space of 10 minutes during one recent San Juan sunset, I walked along the fat ocher stones of a centuries-old fortress, passed through a... Read More

It's still best known for busy beaches, Spanish forts, and post-cruise sightseers, but San Juan is breaking away from its provincial past. A... Read More

Old forts take on a strong beauty in the Caribbean sunlight. I'm thinking, in particular, of the steep, enfolded bastion of San Cristóbal at the... Read More

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