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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 […]


Iberia Is Planning a Big Puerto Rico Push

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Spain’s Iberia Airlines is looking to expand its already-strong footprint in Puerto Rico.  This winter, the carrier is planning a 33 percent increase in seat availability between Madrid and San Juan, after transporting 120,000 passengers to Puerto Rico in the […]


Avelo Is Launching More Nonstop Flights to Puerto Rico 

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Low-cost carrier Avelo Airlines is adding another new nonstop route to the Caribbean, part of the carrier’s push to open up connectivity to the region from smaller US markets.  The newest one? Wilmington Airport, which will soon see new nonstop […]

Delta Is Adding More Flights to Montego Bay, St Thomas

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Delta Air Lines is adding more than 35,000 seats for what the company is calling its largest-ever winter schedule in Latin America and the Caribbean, Caribbean Journal has learned.  That will include extra flights to destinations across the region, from […]

The Best Way to Fly to This Hotspot in the British Virgin Islands  

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It’s home to the Caribbean’s “Billionaire’s Playground,” ringed by some of the most exclusive private destinations on earth, and home to some of the top luxury villas and resorts in the Caribbean.  But getting to Virgin Gorda hasn’t always been […]


Southwest Airlines Launching New Flights to Puerto Rico, Belize


Southwest Airlines is planning a new expansion to the Caribbean, with the low-cost carrier set to add new routes to two sizzling travel destinations: Puerto Rico and Belize.  On March 9, 2024, Southwest will be adding a new weekly route […]

Avelo Is Launching Connecticut-Puerto Rico Flights 

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Low-cost carrier Avelo is launching its first Caribbean destination: the island of Puerto Rico. The carrier has announced plans for nonstop service between Tweed-New Haven Airport and San Juan’s Luis Munoz Marin International Airport.  Avelo is operating the route twice […]

Iberia Is Adding More Flights to Puerto Rico This Winter

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Spanish carrier Iberia is adding more flights to Puerto Rico for the upcoming winter season, tourism officials said this week. Beginning in November, Iberia will be operating a maximum of seven weekly flights between Madrid and Puerto Rico.  In November, […]

Eat & Play

There's a Hot New Mezcal Bar in San Juan, Puerto Rico 

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A new mezcal bar has opened up shop in the heart of the Santurce neighborhood of San Juan, Puerto Rico.  It’s called Club Mezcal, and it’s the evolution of what began as a tasting club in San Juan.  The new […]

JetBlue Just Started Two New Nonstop Flights to Puerto Rico 

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Puerto Rico is seeing air traffic at all-time highs, and now the island has another two new routes to its roster. JetBlue has officially started its newest routes to Puerto Rico, with brand-new service from Raleigh-Durham International Airport and Tampa […]

A New Way to Fly Between San Juan and St Thomas 

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There’s a way way to fly between Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, following the launch of new service between San Juan and St Thomas this week.  Frontier Airlines has kicked off its first-ever route between San Juan and […]


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