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Puerto Rico

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Avianca Just Launched New Flights to Puerto Rico 

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Colombian carrier Avianca just launched a new nonstop route between Medellin and San Juan, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The new route means four weekly flights between José María Córdova International Airport in Medellin and Luis Munoz Marin International […]

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A New Luxury Cruise Line Is Homeporting in Puerto Rico 

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Puerto Rico’s Port of San Juan has a new cruise line: Emerald Cruises, which is now homeporting its Sakara superyacht in the capital.  The ship is part of a growing trend toward small-ship, ultra-luxe, boutique-style cruise lines like the recently-launched […]

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San Juan, Puerto Rico Air Passenger Traffic Tops 11 Million

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Passenger traffic at San Juan’s Luis Munoz Marin International Airport has topped 11 million so far this year, according to newly-released data from ASUR, which manages the airport.  Air passenger trafic at San Juan’s major air hub is 11,088,144, a […]

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Avelo Airlines Just Kicked Off Two New Nonstop Routes to Puerto Rico 

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New airline Avelo has begun its first-ever service between New Haven, Conn. and San Juan, Puerto Rico, a major new Caribbean route for the home of Yale University and some of the world’s best pizza.  That’s along with a new […]


From Puerto Rico to Punta Cana, the Caribbean’s Busiest Airports

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Puerto Rico’s Luis Munoz Marin International Airport is the busiest airport in the Caribbean, according to new data from analytics firm ForwardKeys.  The airport, which has seen sizzling passenger traffic growth so far in 2023, is the 80th-busiest airport the […]


This is the Most Delicious Road in Puerto Rico

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Arguably the best way to get to know the people and culture of Puerto Rico is through the island’s food, and the main road to culinary discovery is called the Ruta de Lechón — the Pork Highway. In Spanish, lechón […]

Flights

United Just Launched New Daily Nonstop Flights to Puerto Rico 

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Continuing a growing trend of Caribbean flights from the western United States, United Airlines just kicked off a new route between Denver, Colo. and San Juan, Puerto Rico.  The new flight officially began operations this week between Denver and San […]


Puerto Rico Keeps Up Sizzling Airport Traffic 

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Puerto Rico’s air traffic is showing no signs of slowing down, even as other tourism hotspots cool off in the shoulder season.  Passenger traffic at the island’s main air hub, Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, rose by 24.1 percent in […]


Marriott Opens New Fairfield Hotel in Puerto Rico 

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Marriott has opened a new Fairfield property in Puerto Rico.  The Fairfield by Marriott Luquillo Beach has opened its doors on the scenic northeastern coast of the island.  The property, set about 25 miles from San Juan, has a pool, […]

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Puerto Rico Keeps Up Sizzling Passenger Growth 

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Puerto Rico’s air passenger traffic continues to skyrocket, according to new data from Mexican company ASUR, which manages the island’s primary air hub, Luis Munoz Marin International Airport.  Passenger traffic in San Juan was 779,645 in September, a 24.1 percent […]


Following Hunter S. Thompson in Puerto Rico

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You won’t find much fear and loathing these days in Old San Juan, but there are places where you can still get a taste of the city where “gonzo journalist” and author Hunter S. Thompson decamped in his early 20s […]


Puerto Rico Is the Caribbean’s Most Affordable Destination This Summer

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While travel costs continue to rise — particularly flight prices — some destinations are more affordable than others right now.  Globally, travelers are spending an average of more than $7,800 on their trips, according to a new report from travel […]


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