Puerto Rico is one of my favorite places to visit for work or play. They boast some of the best beaches and food in the Caribbean. I have visited the island four times and I have had some time to gather favorites. I know you will have your favorites, these are my picks.
- Budatai – Candado http://www.ootwrestaurants.com/page.cgi?pag=1a
- Miro – Candado
- Bar Gitano – Candado http://www.ootwrestaurants.com/page.cgi?pag=2a
- Mojitos – Old San Juan – authentic Puerto Rico food at this local spot, no airs here please, this is all about the food.
- Luquillo Beach Shacks– any restaurant along the beach, the food is delicious and cheap.
La Concha Resort, San Juan – Best hotel for family with four pools and endless beaches.
El Convento, Old San Juan – Old World charm ( former convent). Private and exclusive.
Sheraton – Old San Juan
Beaches outside of San Juan – Luquillo Beach, Cerro Gordo and Ponce
Must See for Kids – El Yunque Rainforest
Novus Shoes – Novus Shoes – Some of most stunning summer sandals anywhere in the world.
Plaza las Americas – The Largest mall on the island with 300 plus stores and restaurants.
La Favorita shoes – Plaza Las Americas
Chiquitin shoes for kids Chiquitin
Passion for cakes Passion Cakes- Since 2000- Try the Red Velvet and all the chocolates….
CH by Carolina Herrera – First time on the island.
Best Place for Running- Candado Strip – up to 10 miles along the famous strip.
Beautiful People – Lobby of the La Concha Resort, Candado PR http://www.laconcharesort.com/
Salsa – Candela, Old San Juan and El San Juan Resort and Casino http://www.elsanjuanresort.com/ unforgetable experience.
Luxury – Gucci, Ferragamo, Vuitton – Candado, PR
Wish List – Visit Vieques
Fashion Takeaway – Local fashionistas set off fashion sparks with their stunning daytime combinations of the LD and the JS, jeweled sandals and dress combinations. The sandals must have jeweled accents and dresses are knee length or above, both solids and prints. Regardless of cut, flared, a line, fitted, or high waisted these women always looked tres chic.
Puerto Rico, what a jewel!