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San Juan

Established in 1521, San Juan juxtaposes historical authenticity with pulsating modern energy – a mosaic of ever-evolving neighborhoods, silk-sand beaches and well-polished colonial-era artifacts.


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Best Neighborhoods

San Juan, Puerto Rico's rainbow-hued capital, is a vibrant hub for music, food and culture. Discover the best of the city in these fun-filled neighborhoods.

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Day Trips

Experience amazing local cuisine, gorgeous tropical beaches and scenic mountain drives with these day trips from San Juan.

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From free trolleys to car rentals, here’s what you need to know about getting around Puerto Rico's capital.

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Free Things to Do

Break in case of a budget emergency. These 13 things to do in San Juan won't cost a thing.

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LGBTIQ+ Travel

With a large cluster of gay neighborhoods in Condado, the tourist district and Santurce, San Juan is arguably Puerto Rico’s most LGBTIQ+-friendly city. 

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Girl Walking Down Cobblestone Street Surrounded By Colorful Buildings


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