U.S. Coast Guard cutter Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

U.S. Coast Guard cutter passing by Old San Juan; credit USGS

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Stay tuned as Puerto Rico continues its inspiring comeback from hurricane damage in 2021.

Welcome to Puerto Rico
The busiest port in the Caribbean, San Juan Bay welcomes over 1 million cruise visitors a year.

History
The island’s mix of Taino Indians, Spaniards and Africans has produced a Latin Caramel identity.

Attractions
3 must-visits are Bacardi Rum Factory, Castillo San Cristobal and Fuerte San Felipe del Morro.

Beaches
El Yunque National Forest is well-known for dozens of trails, observation towers & waterfalls.

Cultural Sites
Butterfly People invites you to their spectacular Art Gallery displays in Old San Juan.

Travel Tips
Passports are not required for U.S. citizens and there is NO sales tax.



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