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    • 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.

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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?

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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!

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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?

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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.

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      Ideas? Where to spend our last night

      Puerto Rico 4 hours ago

      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.

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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?

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    • 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!

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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.

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    • unsafe areas in puerto

      San Juan Jan 4, 2015 at 9:04 PM

      Unsafe areas in Puerto Rico,high crime

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      Renting house in Rincon for vacation/Questions/Suggestions

      Rincon Sep 16, 2014 at 11:06 AM

      Hi, I'm looking to book a trip to rent a house, condo or villa for 10 days in Rincon via. Does anyone have any suggestions on locations, beaches, best areas for me? Also, how long does it take to drive from airport to Rincon, we will be renting a car. Also wondering if the San Juan airport offers small plane service to Aquadilla Airport and if that's the best suggestion. Any other tips are greatly appreciated. Going in November.

      2 Answers Sep 30, 2014 at 2:28 PM
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      Rincon or St Croix??

      Rincon Sep 9, 2013 at 6:36 PM

      Hi All,

      My wife and I are going to move from the mainland to a beach/island community somewhere very soon and need as much input as all you are willing to give.

      I want to preface my request for thoughts, opinions and advise by sharing that I lived on STT for a year spending a lot of time in the BVI as a first mate on a 75' charter cat named Serendy back in 89-90 and loved every minute of it and loved just about everyone I met.

      I lived on and owned a resort in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Belize for over 2 yrs. and like wise loved every minute of it. This was 1998 - late 2000.

      I lived on Sint Maarten for almost a year and loved it as well.

      We have traveled many many times to all areas of Mexico especially the Yucatan peninsula and love it as well.

      We spend a great deal of time in Destin Florida. In fact we were set on moving to Destin but I do long for the island life and something a bit more exotic and removed from the normal day to day of the mainland.

      I mention our background so those willing to share know that we have been exposed to island life etc. BUT obviously things can and probably have changed quite a bit over the last 10 years or so.

      Anyway, I am in my early 50's, my wife is 38 and we have a 6 year old and a 5 month old.

      Can anyone share thoughts, opinions and comparisons about and between STX and Rincon Puerto Rico?

      I own a resort development,, consulting and sales and marketing firm and hope to offer my services in the location we choose.

      My wife is an incredible cook/self taught "chef", artist and marketing executive. She hopes to put those loves into some kind of business.

      In addition, we hope to identify new business and service needs wherever we move and start new businesses as well if and when possible.

      So as not to paint the wrong picture, we are coming out of a devastating economic collapse with our businesses but both are back on the rise so we will not be coming in throwing money around. On the contrary, while our businesses are on the rebound and can be ran from a computer and phone, we will be continuing to rebuild to a large degree. We just decided to rebuild in a beach community and break as far away from the mainland rat race as possible.

      Any thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks.

    • MARCH TEMPERATURE

      Rincon Jan 7, 2013 at 11:48 AM

      FOLKS: we are vacationing in Rincon from March 11 to March 18 and most of the condos we have been looking at at have air-conditioning in the bedrooms only.

      I know this is a very subjective question -- but will it be hot inside a condo without air-conditioning throughout?

      Thanks,
      Steve

      1 Answer Jan 7, 2013 at 11:55 AM
    • Snorkeling in Rincon

      Rincon May 22, 2011 at 11:09 AM

      Has anyone here snorkeled in the Rincon area? We'll be staying there for a few days and wanted to do some snorkeling. Is it worth doing a snorkel tour to Desecho island? Or if you have recommendations for good snorkeling in the rincon area, it would be appreciated

    • Party Rentals in Rincon?

      Rincon May 30, 2006 at 10:22 PM

      Hi,

      My friend is getting married in Rincon this summer. The reception will be a self catered bbq on the beach. The problem is that we'll still need some chairs, tables, ice tubs, etc. Can anyone supply the name and number of a party rental place?

      thanks!

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      Driving time from San Juan to Rincon

      Rincon Mar 2, 2006 at 10:05 AM

      I am getting away from the cold of New York and going to PR for a long weekend and would like to spend the day in Rincon. Anyone have any ideas how long it takes to get there. I will be renting a car and enjoy driving.

      Thanks for your feedback.
      :-)

      1 Answer Mar 12, 2006 at 1:43 PM
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      Driving time from San Juan to Rincon

      Rincon Mar 2, 2006 at 9:21 AM

      I am getting away from the cold of New York and going to PR for a long weekend and would like to spend the day in Rincon. Anyone have any ideas how long it takes to get there. I will be renting a car and enjoy driving.

      Thanks for your feedback.
      :-)

      1 Answer Mar 2, 2006 at 1:18 PM
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      cheap transportation to Rincon from san juan, or just cheap lodging in san juan?

      Rincon Feb 18, 2006 at 6:50 PM

      I'm flying into San Juan in 2 weeks, and I want to stay there but I can't find anything very cheap (hostel prices...$20-$30/night). If anyone knows of anything please lemme knowm, I've been searching and I'm a college student with a tight budget.

      I see that Rincon is cheap for lodging and there's a lot of surfing around there. Anyone know of a cheap way to get to Rincon from San Juan? I don't mind camping either place either, if you know of campsites or places to set up. I'd really appreciate any advice, thanks!
      Dup

      1 Answer Feb 26, 2006 at 10:43 AM
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      travelling alone:accommodation in san juan and ponce

      Rincon Dec 20, 2005 at 12:55 PM

      Hello Everybody
      My name is Kimish. I am 24yrs guy studying at University of Southern California los angeles. I am travelling to Puerto Rico from 29th of dec to 5th Jan. At this moment I am desperately looking for accommodation. I know there are plenty of them available but since I am travelling alone and I am looking for cheap place to sleep I could not find one. I have travelled around europe where they have lot of youth hostels which are cheap and lot fun to be at. But I could not find anything like that for Puerto Rico not atleast online. I know this message is getting quite long but I appreciate if you read it.
      So back to the topic, if anyone has any idea about cheap place to sleep, I just need a place to crash. I dont want to spend more than40. I can carry my sleeping bag with me so if anyone has any idea about camping or stuff please let me know. Well this is kind weird but I am in desperate situation so if anyone can host me at their place ( I am willing to pay) then that will be great as well. Infact in that way I can get chance to meet local people and know about culture as well. I am pretty easy going.
      In anycase if anyone around san juan or ponce is there and would like to give me company to hang out with and show around that will be great as well.

      Hoping for numerous responses.
      Thanks
      Kimish

      4 Answers Mar 1, 2009 at 8:50 PM
    • Vegetarian Dinning in Puerto Rico

      Rincon Oct 18, 2004 at 3:23 AM

      I am a lacto-ovo vegetarian (the only animal products my diet includes are eggs and dairy products) and curious about what types of vegetarian cusine PR offers. Will it be hard to order a vegetarian dish in PR? As far as bean dishes go, are they prepared with pork, chicken broths, or other meats? Many thanks for any information you -- or dinning tips -- you may provide.

      1 Answer Oct 18, 2004 at 9:50 PM
    • What is the best time for Snorkeling/Scuba Diving in Rincon

      Rincon Oct 18, 2004 at 3:16 AM

      Hello, What is the best time of year to snorkel or scuba dive in Rincon, PR? Would you happen to know what an out-of-town novice should expect to pay for a scuba diving session in Rincon? Thank you for any information you may offer.

      1 Answer Oct 18, 2004 at 9:56 PM
    • lodging

      Rincon Feb 18, 2004 at 9:32 PM

      mainly headed to rincon to relax, want to walkthe beach by day see any local artist, listen to music and drink rum after dark. Any suggestions for lodging, Is the cocconut palms centrally located? Oh also must have that ocean view!

      1 Answer Feb 4, 2009 at 9:24 AM