Travel Blogs from San Juan
... the walk back, I came across the Pigeon Park (Parque De Las Palomas). There were tons and tons of pigeons - in the tree, on the sidewalks and in little holes in the building's walls. It was amazing. There was a lone man in the park and he seemed to be looking after the area.
The park is located next to Capilla del Cristo at the end of Cristo Street. It is only a small park but offers ...
... have postponed our arrival in San Juan until Friday. The flight left on time and ideal conditions and strong headwinds enabled us to arrive in Philadelphia without incident and thirty minutes ahead of time.
We had quite a long layover as our flight to San Juan would not depart until 5:55 pm, but we found a place to enjoy a Philadelphia Cheesesteak while passing the time. While we boarded the plane in a timely fashion, our flight ...
... take us to Castillo San Felipe del Morro (El Morro). That is one of several forts in and around San Juan. This particular fort is on the most northwestern part of land that begins to form San Juan bay. That also happens to be the most northwestern part of the walled Old San Juan.
From where the taxi dropped us off it was about one-third of a mile to the entrance of the fort. It was very windy that morning. ...
... were a blessing.
Tracey and Keith were pronounced husband and wife about 10:30.
After the ceremony I finished packing and checked out of the hotel about
noon. I shared a cab to the pier with Tracey's Aunt and Uncle, checked
in, and was on board about 12:30. After an Oceanview Cafe lunch, the
rooms were available about 2. My stateroom attendant was a familiar
face--Muriel was on my ...
... Midwest represent! After settling in, we visited Old San Juan (just a short train and bus ride...we've learned to navigate those routes pretty well by now :) ). Went to Pirilo Pizza Rustica for a wonderful Pizza Tripleta (we're saving leftovers for breakfast and lunch tomorrow!) and took pictures around the lovely seaside. Overall, an adventurous first day in ...
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