San Juan Features


San Juan Features

  • Top Reasons to Go to San Juan

    Take a stroll: Wander the cobblestone streets of Old San Juan—the fortifications and governor's mansion are a UNESCO World Heritage Site.... Read more

  • Best Beaches in San Juan

    Just because you're staying in the city doesn't mean you'll have to forgo time on the playa. San Juan's beaches are among the island's best... Read more

  • Architecture of San Juan

    San Juan has been under construction for nearly 500 years, which shows in the city's wide range of architectural styles. The Old City's colonial... Read more

  • San Juan Music

    Music is a source of Puerto Rican pride and is an inescapable part of nearly every festival, holiday, party, and even political protest. The... Read more

  • San Juan Nightlife

    As befits a metropolitan capital city, San Juan has a wide variety of restaurants and bars for people with all sorts of palates and party habits... Read more

  • Dinner Time

    Sanjuaneros generally eat dinner late; if you arrive at a restaurant before 7 pm, you may only find other tourists.... Read more

  • San Juan Spas

    Olas Spa at the Caribe Hilton. This full-service spa offers a range of luxurious treatments, including the popular four-hand massage, hydrotherapy... Read more

  • The Piña Colada Wars

    This mixture of pineapple juice, coconut cream, and liberal amounts of rum, always garnished with a wedge of pineapple and a maraschino cherry... Read more

  • San Juan Fashion Designers

    Puerto Rico's young fashion designers have opened many a boutique and atelier in metropolitan San Juan during the last few years. Their styles... Read more

  • Casals Festival of Classical Music

    Cellist Pablo Casals was one of the 20th century's most influential musicians. Born in Catalonia in 1876, he studied in Spain and Belgium, settled... Read more

  • Feast of San Juan

    Each of Puerto Rico's 78 municipalities has a patron saint, and each one celebrates an annual festival near the saint's birthday, sometimes lasting... Read more

  • A Good San Juan Tour

    East of Old San Juan on Avenida Ponce de León you'll find El Capitolio, Puerto Rico's magnificent capitol building. Take Avenida Ashford east... Read more

  • Unconventional Design

    Undulating waves of glass and steel form the facade of the Puerto Rico Convention Center, a futuristic meeting place that opened in San Juan... Read more