There are many fun and crazy things to experience in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This tiny island country has everything from beautiful scenery to tasty food that we dare you to try out and explore. If you are adventurous and plan on making a trip here, come check out these five things on your vacation.
Visit Bioluminescent Bay in Vieques, Puerto Rico. Take a kayak trip at night in the pitch black to witness a beautiful glow on the lake. The mysterious bluish-green light is created by micro-organisms that create an amazing glow. A trip on the bay at night makes it a magical experience. Witness fish flashing by and that a swim in the fairy stardust water. Go on a full moon for an even better experience. Visit http://www.biobay.com/ for more information.
If you want something a little more daring, try zip-lining at Campo Rico. This zip-lining excursion is only 5 minutes away from San Juan. Experience the longest zip-line in Puerto Rico measuring 1,000 ft. long. It is an exhilarating 45-second ride with views of lagoons and the coastline. Transportation and meal are included in the price. For more information call 787-447-0700 or 787-529-2496. The address is 2055 España Cond. Suite 402.
Want something even more daring? Go skydiving. Xtreme Divers offers skydiving from the Cuyler’s Airport. The address: Castillo Del Mar 1316 / 4633 Isla Verde Ave. Carolina, Puerto Rico 00979. The number is 787-852-5757
If physical activities isn’t your thing, they experience the side by tasting the unique flavors of this country. There is a dish called, “Mofongo” that is made up of fried green plantains mashed together with garlic, olive oil, meat, and vegetables.
If you prepare to drink your experience away, Puerto Rico is known for their rum. Bacardi is made here. It is followed by other popular brands including: Ronrico, Castillo, and Don Q. Your best introduction to Puerto Rican rum is to visit the Bacardi distillery in Cataño. Enjoy a nice but short ferry-boat ride across the San Juan harbor to taste all the fun flavors.