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Ponce

Top 10 Puerto Rico Christmas Must Do’s

Enjoy the happiest and longest Christmas in the world! Starts the last Thursday of November and ends after the San Sebastian Street Festival (mid-January). Puerto Rico offers an endless list of all kinds of activities and events. In every…

Cruceta del Vigía & Japanese Gardens

Cruceta del Vigía This is a very interesting place because in 1801 the people of Ponce built a small watch house and a cross that was used to raise the flag of any incoming ship to the city. Ships could be from different European countries,…

Casa Armstrong- Poventud

The Armstrong-Poventud Residence is a historic building that set the stage for the construction of other homes of similar architectural characteristics and opulence in the late 19th and early 20th The home was designed and built by Manuel…

Museo de la Historia de Ponce/ Ponce History Museum

The Museum of the history of Ponce was originally the historic Salazar-Candal House built in 1911. It was commissioned by Dr. Guillermo Salazar Palau, and designed by architect Blas Silva Boucher. The house has two architectural styles that…

Cardona Cay, Ponce

Enjoy one of the prettiest beaches in Puerto Rico!  In this tiny uninhabited cay located at the entrance of the Bay of Ponce you will find crystal clear blue waters, very good snorkeling, trails to explore around, greats views of the City…

Top 10 Ponce Attractions

Ponce is the second largest city in Puerto Rico and it is located in the southern coast. It was established in 1692 by Juan Ponce de León's great-grandson - Juan Ponce de León y Loayza. The city’s architecture, neoclassical colonial, is…

Pelican Beach, Caja de Muerto

A nature reserve, with beautiful beaches, hiking trails, a lighthouse and a cave, this beach is part of the Reserva Natural Isla Caja de Muertos.