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Puerto Rico

Scented by slow-roasted pork and sea breezes, colored by swashbuckling history, this sun-washed medley of Spanish and American influences is a fusion of Caribbean delights.


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Take a class, make a friend and forge a deeper connection with the people and culture of Puerto Rico.

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Things to Know

From small, farm-sourced restaurants to Afro-Puerto Rican cultural workshops, Puerto Rico is a sustainable tourism magnet.

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The car may be king in Puerto Rico but traffic-clogged roads aren't your only option. Here's how to see every beautiful corner of Puerto Rico.

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Visa Requirements

Puerto Rico is an incredible vacation destination, but don't ruin your trip over visa confusion. We've got all you need to know before you go.

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Money and Costs

Puerto Rico is one of the most popular islands in the Caribbean but all that beauty comes with a price tag. Use our top tips to visit on a budget.

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Best Road Trips

Explore the beauty and culture of Puerto Rico on your own schedule by taking a scenic road trip. Here are five of our favorites.

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The best time to visit Puerto Rico for festivals, beaches, pernil and more

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