el día de las Máscaras Hatillo Puerto Rico

el día de las Máscaras Hatillo Puerto Rico

EL día 28 de diciembre, todos los años en Hatillo el día de las Máscaras, es una de las actividades tradicionales más emotivas de la Isla. Su colorido y festividad hacen de ello la celebración cumbre en la cultura de Puerto Rico. Se celebra en Hatillo desde su fundación en 1823. We were there this past December to witness this very colorful […]

Serralles Castle Ponce Puerto Rico

Serralles Castle Ponce Puerto Rico

A highlight of any visit to Puerto Rico is a trip to Serralles Castle (Spanish: Castillo Serralles), a historic mansion located in the city of Ponce. Built in the 1930s, this stunning mansion has become one of the top attractions of the city. Today, it operates as a museum dedicated to the agricultural history of […]

Parque de Bombas Ponce Puerto Rico

Parque de Bombas Ponce Puerto Rico

Parque de Bombas The Old Ponce Fire Station at Plaza las Delicias The Parque de Bombas de Ponce is located at the Plaza de las Delicias in Ponce, Puerto Rico. It is open 9:30am to 6:00pm, Wednesday-Monday. Call 787-284-4141, ext. 342 or 787-284-3338 for more information. The Parque de Bombas (English: firehouse) is a historic […]

Vejigante Masks – Vejigante de Ponce

Vejigante Masks – Vejigante de Ponce

Carnivals and festivals are very important traditions in Puerto. Such festivals are religious in nature and represent the fight between what is good and what is evil. It is a blending of Caribbean, Spanish and African customs. Rich in culture and heritage, vejigante masks, St. James the Apostle and the cities of Loiza and Ponce […]