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      Rainforest to Vieques Island

      Puerto Rico Apr 10, 2015 at 7:38 AM

      Hello all,

      Staying in the condado area on our upcoming trip. We were thinking of driving down to the rainforest sat morning and then figured instead of coming back to san juan, we might as well do some stuff around there so we dont drive back and forth. I thought checking out the bio bay might be worth it. Ive heard that the tours in Vieques are better. How can we get from the rainforest to vieques. Can we drive down to Fajardo, park there and take a ferry or a boat tour?

      Any help would be appreciated. Thanks

      Joy

      2 Answers Apr 10, 2015 at 8:35 AM
    • Traveling with young children.

      Isla de Vieques Mar 21, 2015 at 12:07 AM

      I am a mom and want to travel with my two young children ages 6 and 7. Do you think Vieques is a safe place to travel with young children?

      1 Answer May 12, 2015 at 9:34 AM
    • Bus from San juan airport to near Posada hostel

      San Juan Mar 11, 2015 at 10:52 PM

      Is there a bus I can take from the San Juan airport to near the Posada hostel in old San Juan ?

      1 Answer May 12, 2015 at 9:38 AM
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      What to do on a weekend in PR?

      Puerto Rico, Island of Mar 3, 2015 at 1:07 PM

      From what I've read, many typical "tourist" spots are crowded on the weekends, so we will plan on visiting them during the weekdays (we'll be in PR for almost 3 weeks staying in Loiza by the beach).
      But what are some good ideas for things to do or places to go on a weekend? Maybe get out of town and drive to Ponce or Rincon?
      Any ideas would be greatly appreciated!

      2 Answers Mar 3, 2015 at 4:25 PM
    • San Juan to Aguadilla

      San Juan Mar 1, 2015 at 8:11 PM

      I'm looking for a cheap safe way from San Juan to Aguadilla or Isabela. can anybody help me out ?

      2 Answers May 12, 2015 at 9:40 AM
    • clothes store

      San Juan Feb 28, 2015 at 11:24 AM

      Does any one know the name of the plus size clothes shop in san juan

    • Sunday - Thursday Nights; Best Nightlife

      San Juan Feb 21, 2015 at 9:46 PM

      So I will be staying in Condado on Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed and Thurs night and was wondering where the best nightlife is on these non-weekend nights? Something lively with a DJ or live band ? thanks

      1 Answer Feb 22, 2015 at 7:38 AM
    • Car rental

      Puerto Rico Feb 20, 2015 at 11:13 AM

      I'm looking to rent a car in Old San Juan to explore outside of that area. The reviews I have read online (yelp, in particular) have been horrible. Reviews state horribly long waits, jacked up fees etc. I am looking to rent from companies familiar with me such as Budget, Hertz etc, but all have two stars online. Any feedback would be appreciated!

      9 Answers May 22, 2015 at 6:05 AM
    • Weekend get away -want to impress male guest

      Puerto Rico Feb 1, 2015 at 8:38 AM

      I have been to Puerto Rico several times because my family lives there. However, I haven't been able to explore the hidden gems of Puerto Rico. I am inviting a male friend to join me Friday to Sunday and want him to experience Puerto Rican culture and cuisine. I want to pack in as much fun as I can that would be the most memorable and more of what a male would want to do...

      4 Answers Feb 8, 2015 at 9:38 AM
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      Ideas? Where to spend our last night

      Puerto Rico Jan 26, 2015 at 10:41 AM

      We'll be spending about 12 days in PR in February - 2-4 days in each of the following: Old Town, El Yunque, Vieques and Culebra. We have about 24 hours with a rental car (landing about noon in Ceiba, and departing next day from SJU). Without pounding the road too hard, any suggestions for that last day/night? We're not too keen on big resorts, especially all-inclusives.

      5 Answers Mar 1, 2015 at 7:39 AM
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      Do you feel safe in Fajardo as a tourist?

      Puerto Rico Jan 24, 2015 at 10:01 AM

      I'm planning my wedding @ El conquistador for next year & my family keeps finding articles about puerto rico being unsafe. We are from a suburb near Chicago and I keep reassurimg them it will be fine as long as we stay near the resort. Does anyone have any experiences in this area to speak to? I appreciate the reassurance! Thanks!

      3 Answers Mar 1, 2015 at 7:43 AM
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      Private boat tour

      Puerto Rico Jan 19, 2015 at 7:35 AM

      I am visiting PR in April with 11 of my friends. One of the days I wanted to do a private boat/catamaran tour for 5-6 hours. We are staying in the Condado area. Any recommendations on who I can work with to do a private charter but reasonably priced?

      Thanks in advance.

      6 Answers Jan 19, 2015 at 5:03 PM
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      Need for Passport?

      Puerto Rico Jan 17, 2015 at 12:58 PM

      I'm a US citizen and resident, planning a trip to PR. Is there ANY reason to take a passport?

      3 Answers Mar 1, 2015 at 7:44 AM
    • Beach close to airport

      San Juan Jan 10, 2015 at 7:50 PM

      We have a long wait for our flight back home and would like to check our luggage then go to a beach to hang out until our flight leaves. Not sure what beach is close enough and safe enough. Also, can you just walk onto any beach or do you have to be staying at a hotel there? Will it be easy to get a taxi back to the airport? Thanks.

      1 Answer Mar 1, 2015 at 7:52 AM
    • Fun Bars/Food

      Puerto Rico Jan 9, 2015 at 10:26 AM

      I am going with a group of 11 people on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. Our cruise ship is in port from 3pm to 10pm. Can anyone one suggest authentic Puerto rican food? We are also looking for fun bars (for over 30 yr olds) to spend the rest of the time in port.

      Thanks!

      4 Answers Jan 11, 2015 at 6:48 PM
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      Safe parking at Ceiba airport?

      Puerto Rico Jan 5, 2015 at 8:27 AM

      We'll have a rental car on the big island, but taking a two-night side trip to Vieques by air from Ceiba. I have heard that leaving a car may not be safe. Can anyone tell me if I need to find a "secure" lot, or is basic airport parking adequate?

      1 Answer Jan 5, 2015 at 11:38 AM
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      Bio bay tour - Boat or kayak?

      Isla de Vieques Jan 5, 2015 at 8:01 AM

      Trying to decide which tour to take. I hope to take a lot of photos, and figure that handling paddles and camera would be a hassle (not to mention the angst of tipping with a good camera). We can get our recreational paddling in during the day at another venue. On the other hand, a boat with 22 passengers (per Island Adventures Tours) sounds a bit crowded.

      Any advice would be welcome. Abe's appears to be the premier kayak tour outfit? By a stroke of luck, we'll be there at almost the darkest phase of the moon.

      2 Answers Jan 8, 2015 at 3:23 PM
    • unsafe areas in puerto

      San Juan Jan 4, 2015 at 9:04 PM

      Unsafe areas in Puerto Rico,high crime

      9 Answers Jan 6, 2015 at 1:59 AM
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      El Yunque road closure

      Puerto Rico Dec 31, 2014 at 9:33 AM

      I understand there is a road closure due to a landslide on highway 191 through El Yunque, but I can't find specifics on just where that closure is. Can anyone help me?

      3 Answers Dec 31, 2014 at 1:41 PM
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      Restaurants?

      Guanica Dec 26, 2014 at 11:26 AM

      Any suggestions as to good simple restaurants as well as good but but more upscale restaurants? Thanks very much!

      1 Answer Dec 26, 2014 at 8:38 PM
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      bus service in isla verde Puerto Rico

      San Juan Dec 23, 2014 at 3:14 PM

      Juzt wondering where to get OFF the bus if I ever manage to get on a bus heading to old san juan. Thanks

      3 Answers Dec 24, 2014 at 7:31 AM
    • rent a friend.

      Puerto Rico Dec 14, 2014 at 5:01 AM

      In some countries there is a service called a "rent a local friend". Is there in Puerto Rico?

      3 Answers May 12, 2015 at 9:44 AM
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      bus vs taxi

      San Juan Dec 12, 2014 at 1:09 PM

      Arriving at SJU and staying at Coral by the Sea hotel...is there a bus that runs directly to this hotel rather than loading and unloading and paying $1.00 per bag...there are 6 of us plus a child so either has to be a HUGE van with bags or likely easier on bus. Do buses allow luggage?
      Can we take bus from hotel to the cruise port or does it require taking more than 1 bus and going for an hour adventure tour?
      Buses are 75cents or something...no baggage fee. Just seems such a waste when hotel is not even 5 minutes from airport.

      5 Answers Dec 14, 2014 at 6:11 AM
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      Getting to/between the islands

      Puerto Rico Dec 5, 2014 at 8:51 AM

      Planning travel for February. My Fodor's guide makes it sound like a piece of cake to and between Vieques and Culebra from the main island. But my research indicates that it's rather expensive to fly, and that ferries are unpredictable at best, and almost no way to get between the islands without going back to PR.

      Can anybody give me any suggestions?

      5 Answers Dec 6, 2014 at 12:15 PM
    • Where to stay

      San Juan Nov 30, 2014 at 9:55 AM

      We are planning a mid week 3 night stay in March 2015 in San Juan, where will be the best place or region to stay for both good beaches and good nightlife?

      2 Answers Dec 1, 2014 at 6:48 AM
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      Where should i stay?

      San Juan Nov 23, 2014 at 4:53 AM

      I am planning a trip to San Juan for my birthday in December and want to make the most of the 3 nights I will be there. I've been doing research but still can't seem to choose the best hotel with the best beach near the best night life. The most important thing on this trip would have to be beach bc I've never been to an island. I'd like to experience white sand with calm blue waters.

      7 Answers Dec 13, 2014 at 12:32 PM
    • Puerto Rico hostel (+surfcamp?) recommendation

      Puerto Rico Nov 15, 2014 at 2:26 AM

      Hello,

      Can someone recommend a nice hostel in puerto rico, where it's easy to meet other travellers, backpackers?
      It would be perfect, when there is the possibility included to take surf lessons (or diving), but the most important thing is to meet other people, maybe at the beach but also with the option to party.
      Any suggestions? Budget: around 50$/night

      thanks!

      2 Answers Nov 15, 2014 at 8:30 AM
    • Romantic Dinner

      Puerto Rico Nov 13, 2014 at 6:23 PM

      We are eloping to OSJ Puerto Rico this month. Where is the best place to have a romantic celebration dinner? Thanks!

      2 Answers Nov 14, 2014 at 8:22 PM
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      Looking for location of Old bar in old San Juan

      San Juan Oct 14, 2014 at 9:25 AM

      visited a very old bar in old San Juan few years ago. Can't remember name of place but would like to visit again in Jan. It was a small bar (maybe seating for 6-8 people) few tables, but had an opening in roof off to the side in a courtyard, really old bathrooms, and I think sold clothing or something upstairs on second floor. nothing fancy but had really OLD feel to the place. Any help would be very much appreciated, Thank you.
      timkarsch@aol.com

      1 Answer Oct 14, 2014 at 12:55 PM
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      Renting vacation home - suggestions for locations

      Puerto Rico Sep 29, 2014 at 3:32 AM

      Hello all,

      I'm planning a 5 day vacation to PR in April 2015. I will have a large group - anywhere from 15 to 20. I'm planning on doing a vacation rental from one of the popular sites. But am struggling on location. We want to be on the beach in a safe area but close enough to the city so we can drive or take a cab. Not sure if that's possible but want some suggestions on areas to stay in. Thanks in advance.

      4 Answers Sep 30, 2014 at 12:52 PM