Category: travel

Puerto Rico Day 5: El Yunque Rainforest

Today we headed up into the mountains of Puerto Rico to visit El Yunque National Forest. The rainforest here in Puerto Rico is run by the National Parks system and is truly a national treasure. Arriving at the entrance brought back a lot of… Continue Reading “Puerto Rico Day 5: El Yunque Rainforest”

Puerto Rico Day 4: Dorado Beach Resort and Club

Today was family reunion day. We drove out to Dorado Beach Resort and Club to meet up with cousins, nephews and nieces that we haven’t seen in a long time. Dorado beach is a beautiful area of Puerto Rico and it is also where… Continue Reading “Puerto Rico Day 4: Dorado Beach Resort and Club”

Puerto Rico Day 3: Rio Camuy Caves

The Rio Camuy Caves are located just outside of Arecibo (https://www.uncommoncaribbean.com/puerto-rico/rio-camuy-caves/). It was about and hour and half drive for us from the Guaynabo. Once outside of the city the drive took us through lush green forests that look like a jungle. The houses… Continue Reading “Puerto Rico Day 3: Rio Camuy Caves”

Puerto Rico Day 2: Castillo San Felipe

We both may have gotten some of the best sleep of our lives. After a long day of travel the kids didn’t budge and we slept like babies. A few strong cups of coffee from the percolator and we were ready to go. We… Continue Reading “Puerto Rico Day 2: Castillo San Felipe”

Bringing History to Life For Our Children: Our Trip to Puerto Rico

We have been planning this trip for quite some time. Just like everyone else, Covid got in the way of our travels. We purchased our tickets months ago for a great price but knew that anything could happen with travel at this point in… Continue Reading “Bringing History to Life For Our Children: Our Trip to Puerto Rico”