Puerto Rico’s capital and largest city, colorful San Juan bridges the gap between a Caribbean resort and cultural hub with the grace of a veteran. The city streets are packed with nods in the direction of Puerto Rico’s long and storied history, while nights out in this place are nigh on legendary. A 24-hour city? San Juan is that and a whole lot more.
This is a city of cobblestone streets and colonial buildings, a veritable conveyer belt of everything that makes travel in these parts such an engaging proposition. Want history, culture and tumult? You’ll find it in spades. Looking to put that spade to use on a sandy beach? San Juan isn’t short of the things. The restaurants? Out of this world. Dancing the night away is a must, fuelled by colorful cocktails and the magic of hedonism. If you happen to be a US citizen, all of this comes with the added boon of your phone working, your dollars being accepted and your not needing a passport to visit. For the rest of the world, the preparation is well worth it.
The Puerto Rican capital is a must-visit destination in its own right, and these are the best things to do in San Juan.
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