Puerto Rico

Sirena Restaurant In Puerto Rico

Situated right on a sandy beach, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, it's hard not to be swept away by this gorgeous restaurant. Outdoor seating, day or night, hammocks right on the beach, and a menu offering Caribbean Fusion cuisine seem to be the pe...

A Walk On The Beach For Coco Frio

Today I was really craving some coco frio and so JC and I decided to go for a walk on the beach and make it happen! Even though the sun was starting to set over the buildings, the beach was still super packed with people playing volleyball, eating, d...

Beach Thieves in Isla Verde, Puerto Rico

I should have seen it coming. The two men hanging out by the exit of my building's gated courtyard looked a little derelicte suspicious. When they quickly slid out the locked gate behind me, as though they had been waiting for the opportunity (you...
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It’s Good To Be Back In Puerto Rico!

After spending a little over a week in Connecticut where the temperature never got above freezing, I'm glad to be back in warm-weathered Puerto Rico! Don't get me wrong; I absolutely loved being in the snow (I got to go skiing twice, which was tot...

Listen to the Coquís!

Going for a walk at night in Puerto Rico introduces a whole new set of sounds that you definitely don't hear in NYC. One of the most prominent is that of the coquí, a small frog that populates the island and mates at night. As the coquís look fo...

No Car? Just Ride a Horse!

Last night, our friend who lives in P.R. took us to see a few bands that were playing on an outdoor stage. We ate tostones, drank Medalla beer (the Bud light of Puerto Rico), and danced under the stars. At one point, while walking around, I noticed a...