Caribbean Luxury Rental's Travel Blog

Puerto Rico officials say all of island now has power again

Puerto Rico officials say all of island now has power again

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Power has been restored to all of Puerto Rico for the first time since Hurricane Maria struck nearly 11 months ago, officials said Tuesday. The island’s electric utility announced that crews working in the southern city of Ponce...

Tips for Preparing to Travel to Puerto Rico

Tips for Preparing to Travel to Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico has much to offer first time guests as well as repeat visitors. From the beautiful beaches, nature trails, restaurants, nightlife, to the historical sights, there is something for everyone. Many people have already visited the island, currently averaging...

History

History

Humble Beginnings Jesús “Nene” Norniella was born in 1940 in Cuba on a mountain and raised with two sisters and no electricity. In order to attend school in Cuba, Jesús took jobs at the institutions he attended; first as a janitor and eventually he joined his sisters...

Casa Bacardi Factory Tour

Casa Bacardi Factory Tour

History The first Bacardí distillery was purchased in 1862 and located in Santiago de Cuba.  In an attempt to expand the brand overseas, in 1931 the "king of rums" expanded their operations and productions to Mexico and in 1936 to Puerto Rico under the name Ron...

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This