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Road trips

The 5 best day trips from San Juan: hit the road and explore more of Puerto Rico

5 min readPublished Apr 20, 2022

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

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Art and Culture

How San Juan’s art scene is reinvigorating the city

6 min readPublished Feb 3, 2022

Immerse yourself in San Juan’s dynamic art scene with this curated guide to the best galleries, cultural institutions and street art.

Murals in the Santurce neighborhood of San Juan, Puerto Rico.
LGBTQIA+

A guide to San Juan’s best LGBTIQ+ spots to stay, eat and party

7 min readPublished Jan 28, 2022

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. 

8 de octubre de 2019 - Shooting de imágenes en el Hotel Coqui Del Mar Guesthouse en Isla Verde. Asignación especial para Whatever PR.
Art and Culture

San Juan's 5 best museums celebrate Puerto Rico's indigenous culture, art and social justice movements

4 min readPublished Jan 28, 2022

Unpack art, history, culture and more in Puerto Rico’s capital city.

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Beaches

How to spend the perfect long weekend in San Juan

9 min readPublished Jan 27, 2022

Discover the best cultural attractions and outdoor activities in San Juan, Puerto Rico, with Lonely Planet’s locally crafted three-day itinerary.

A woman walks on a beach in San Juan, Puerto Rico on a bright sunny day.