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Common Leisure Activities in Puerto Rico

Whether you’re flying in for a visit to Puerto Rico or thinking of staying here full time, you may be wondering what the locals do with their time. This can be a major concern before you head to a new place, so let us tell you what studies suggest are the most popular activities here. […]

May 23rd, 2016 | Posted in La Isla,News & Info,Travel | Read More »

Puntas Tree House Rincon Puerto Rico

Are you ready for a taste of Caribbean paradise? The Puntas Tree House is a three story family run vacation rental home just steps from Sandy Beach, famous for world class surfing, sun  bathing and it’s sand bottom, one of the only sand bottom beaches in the entire area and within walking distance to some […]

February 25th, 2016 | Posted in Features,La Isla,News & Info,Travel | Read More »

VACATION RENTAL – Villa Mary Adjuntas Puerto Rico

Villa Mary Front of House

VACATION RENTAL – Villa Mary Adjuntas Puerto Rico Location: Adjuntas, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico, Caribbean (Adjuntas is 20 Mins Away from Ponce, Taking Route #10) Accommodations:  House, 5 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 8-10) Escape back to a quieter time! Villa Mary is located on 6 acres in the lush verdant green mountains of the Cordillera Central […]

November 17th, 2014 | Posted in La Isla,News & Info,Travel | Read More »

Vacation Rentals Guest House – Rincon Puerto Rico

Our Rincon Vacation Rental is located a short walk, 150ft from the calm waters of the Caribbean Sea, where you can see picture postcard views of the sunsets. We are on the South West coast of Rincon where we have perfect beaches for children, snorkeling, collecting shells and sea glass or if you want to […]

August 14th, 2013 | Posted in La Isla,News & Info,Travel | Read More »

Local Dining Surprises in Puerto Rico

  On my last visit to Old San Juan, just a short trip, the plan was to not have a plan.  I instead dined on and shopped for and admired the beauty of whatever happened to present itself on my path. As is usually the case when travelling with a loose itinerary, I stumbled upon […]

August 10th, 2013 | Posted in Comida,La Isla,News & Info,Travel | Read More »

De la Tierra con Sabor – new cookbook by Eris Garriga

De la Tierra con Sabor es un libro vegetariano, con 247 recetas en 328 páginas, acompañadas de más de 400 photos a colores. Muchos de los ingredientes usados en las recetas son viandas, vegetales, frutas que se cultivan en Puerto Rico, además de arroz, habichuelas, pasta y productos de soya.  Casi todos los productos se consiguen […]

July 15th, 2013 | Posted in Comida,New York,News & Info | Read More »

El Mofongazo Restaurant Tampa Florida

El Mofongazo Restaurant Tampa

Welcome to El Mofongazo Restaurant, home of “El Jibarito Sandwich! We feature several varieties of mofongo, including the traditional plantain variety, and delicious variations of yuca, yautia, and our “Sweet San Juan” featuring a sweet ripe plantain mix. Visitenos – Come visit us 5522 Hanley Road, Tampa FL 33634 Ordene por teléfono – Call your […]

June 3rd, 2013 | Posted in Comida,Florida,News & Info | Read More »

Bacardi Rum Tour Catano Puerto Rico

Founded by Don Facundo Bacardí Massó, who originated Barcadi Rum in 1862, Casa Bacardi in Cata no, Puerto Rico is the worlds biggest rum distillery. The Bacardi family has made sure that you get this exact sense as soon as you walk into their gates. Not only is the free tour of the distillery entertaining […]

April 20th, 2013 | Posted in La Isla,News & Info,Travel | Read More »

Ponce in Chicago Vejigante Carnival Costumes

MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM PRAA is rolling out new member benefits!  Consider signing up or renewing your membership to support PRAA exhibits and programming.Contact 773-342-8865 ext 102 for more information or email membership@praachicago.org. MEMBERSHIP LEVELS:Naboria – $20/year Year-long membership for you and your family Placement on the PRAA mailing list and eBlast Invitations for you and your […]

April 14th, 2013 | Posted in Chicago,Events,News & Info | Read More »

The Top 5 Golf Courses in Puerto Rico

The Top 5 Golf Courses in Puerto Rico Puerto Rico has long been an American tourist’s paradise: it has all of the adventure of a foreign country and all of the color of a Caribbean getaway, but without the hassles of currency exchange or customs forms. The island’s golf scene is no different, with the […]

December 18th, 2012 | Posted in La Isla,News & Info,Travel | Read More »