Tuesday, November 24, 2009

What To Do in Puerto Rico in December?

Puerto Rico is a very economical getaway and if you're curious about special events that are taking place in December on this island paradise, here are some must see destinations:

  • LeLoLai Festival

    Tuesday, Friday and Saturday until December 27, 2009

    The Cultural and Entertainment Program Le Lo Lai has been in place for over three decades. It was created to foster the Puerto Rican culture through its music and rhythms, and through various events that showcase our Spanish, Taíno Indian and African heritage. The Program currently consists of 6 weekly folkloric music shows, every week of the year, where you will learn about our musical roots, from Bomba and Plena to Salsa.

    This program is part of the new Cultural Tourism trend, by increasing the number of shows available where tourists as well as the general public can have the opportunity to appreciate, enjoy and learn about our culture and music through folkloric dances and also visit tourist attractions nearby.

    For more information about this program, please call (787) 721-2400 Exts. 3901, 3902, 2215, Fax (787) 289-1734 or lelolai@prtourism.com.

    San Cristobal Fort
    Norzagaray St., Old San Juan
    6:00pm - 6:45pm /
    Entrance: $3.00

    Plaza Darsenas, Old San Juan
    Free Entrance

    Plaza Ventana al Mar
    Ashford Avenue, Condado
    8:00pm - 9:00pm
    Free Entrance

  • Romantic Sunset at Paseo de la Princesa

    Every Sunday until December 27, 2009

    Live romantic music every Sunday at Princesa Boardwalk.

    Sundays, 5:30pm. Phone: 787-722-1709

  • Flamenco Show at Barrachiba Restaurant

    Fridays and Saturdays until December 26, 2009

    Barrachina Restaurant, Fortaleza Street, tel. 787-725-7912.

    Fridays and Saturdays - Flamenco show, 8pm to 9pm (include dinner).

  • Bomba & Plena Show

From August 16 to December 27, 2009

Exciting Bomba and Plena Show
Every Sunday at Barracina Restaurant 7:30PM (with dinner)

And those are just 4 fantastic destinations! Remember it all starts with a passport and we can get that rolling for you. Take advantage of the affordable airfare deals and cheap hotel rates Puerto Rico offers and escape the ice and snow(or relatives) in December - call us today at 855-715-1062 to obtain a new or renew your passport and or order your birth certificate and a Puerto Rico vacation is just a short plane ride away.


Thursday, November 19, 2009

Porta del Sol- Puerto Rico's Beautiful West Coast

Most vacationers hit San Juan and the east and southern sides of Puerto Rico when they visit and true, there is a lot to do there however you need to consider the path less traveled for a true (and inexpensive) Puerto Rico vacation experience.

Activities such as biking, nature loves will love Bio Bay, there are exotic bird watching opportunities, diving, both day and night, incredible fishing, hiking, surfing, among many other natural wonders are all possible in Porta del Sol.

The West Region is formed by seventeen municipalities: Quebradillas, Isabela, San Sebastián, Moca, Aguadilla, Aguada, Rincón, Añasco, Mayagüez, Las Marías, Maricao, Hormigueros, San Germán, Sábana Grande, Guánica, Lajas and Cabo Rojo.Porta del Sol, is home to some of the world’s best beaches and surfing areas. The beach area starts east of Isabela and continues around the coastline to Cabo Rojo. The town of Rincon, known for its beautiful sunsets, is located in the center of the western coast and was highlighted in The Beach Boys’ unofficial surfer’s anthem “Surfing Safari”. Porta del Sol is also “the destination” to some of the finest seafood in Puerto Rico.

From the beauty of Biobay in La Parqugera to the Blue Flag Beaches to surfing and the best seafood in the Caribbean - you can't go wrong with a visit to Puerto Rico's fantastic west coast.

Make sure you have your passport ready, because as of June 2009,it's required to re-enter the US from Puerto Rico or any Caribbean destination. If you're ready to see Porta del Sol, let our office help makeit a reality. Call to our offices today at 855-715-1062 or visit our order form and we'll start making your Porta del Sol getaway something to look forward to.