Travel Blogs from Puerto Rico
I forgot to tell you in the last entry on how there are just
horses roaming everywhere, and people riding bareback down the street. Everyone
is so relaxed and chill here. Today I went back to Black Beach to snorkel and I
actually swam with the fish and touched some of them! It is frightening at
first, but I really felt one with the sea after awhile. I used the ferry today
... to go to this place called Cafe Puerto Rico. Let me tell you it smelled delicious from the parking lot I ordered the Shrimp Monfongo and I almost died of pleasure. It was probably in the top 5 things I have ever eaten in my life. I will post again later on today, because I am going to the beach!
... things I have ever seen - a group of wailing gay men holding their genitalia while being chased by scores of tiny fish that seemed hellbent on a meal of bratwurst. I wish I'd had the camera with me.
Unfortunately we have an extremely early start tomorrow as we are disembarking, so tonight consisted purely of a early dinner, Brad Loeckle's final comedy show, then packing and bed. What a wonderful week it's been - just the right length, not too long, not too short. Goldicocks ...
... ate breakfast in the Red Carpet Club before boarding United Airlines Flight 699, an Airbus 320 from IAD to SJU.
My original seat was Economy Plus Seat 8C. When boarding, I asked the gate agent if there happened to be any exit-row seats available. Sometimes elite members who had prebooked exit-row seats are upgraded at the gate into First Class, opening up those choice coach seats at the last minute. And sure enough, she replied "yes" and exchanged my boarding ...
... Take the PR 26 towards old san juan (keep ocean on the right)
-You'll drive by a lagoon which is between the highway and the ocean. (this is the Condado/hotels region)
-Go over the bridge and stay right on Ave. Munoz Rivera (basically just drive straight but stay closer to the ocean)
-You'll pass the San Cristobal fort and then basically run into a little plaza area (you'll know you're in Old San Juan)
- Bear around to the ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hostal CasaBlanca Puerto Rico
Other places to stay in Puerto Rico
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $143
- Enjoyed by stay
- The Wyndham Condado Plaza Hotel
- Christmas 2002
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 5 star hotelfrom $159
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $295
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 4 star hotelfrom $239
Downtown/City center, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $152
- May 2003 Trip
- Wyndham Old San Juan a total disappointment
- Just a place to sleep
Downtown/City center, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $148
- Loved Our Stay!
- Why stay anywhere else?
- Puerto Rico the forgotten Jewel
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $133
- Great Hotel
- Can't really not complain at all about the hotel...
- Was worth the money. Would stay again...
6165 Isla Verde Ave., Isla Verde | 4 star hotelfrom $166
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $126
Downtown/City center, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- I agree, avoid this place.
- The ideal getaway hotel
- Pleasant Surprise
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $141
201 Dorado Del Mar Blvd., Dorado | 5 star hotelfrom $153
- Nice place
- Good time at the Embassy Suites Dorado
- Quiet Family Hotel
State Road 200 Km 3.2 - HC1, Isla de Vieques | 4 star hotelfrom $279
2701 Hwy 2, Mayaguez | 3 star hotelfrom $125
500 Alhambra en Granada Blvd., Caguas | 3 star hotelfrom $136
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $119
- Would Not Stay Again
- Nice Get Away!
- Good Value Near Old San Juan
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 2 star hotelfrom $123
- Terrible Experience
- Not all that
- Low price, but you get what you pay for
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $140
- You can find better deal!
- Reasonable Rates, Excellent Service
- It's not the ritz, but it's not expensive either
Trupo Industrial Park 103, Ponce | 2 star hotelfrom $78
3315 Ponce Bypass, Ponce | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Exit 205 road 127 km 8.6, Puerto Rico | 3 star hotelfrom $85
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $183
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 2 star hotelfrom $84
- Rooms really really damp
- Look no further!
- Recent Stay in January, 2004 at the San Juan Beach Hotel
3330 Ponce By Pass, Ponce | 2 star hotelfrom $119
Airport, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Convenient, Quiet, and Near Beaches
- Perfect place to overnight when flying next AM
- Long on amenities for a short stay