Articles with tag: old san juan

TOP-10 Landmarks of San Juan, Puerto Rico by CruiseBe
San Juan is a historical and cultural capital of welcoming Puerto Rico. Situated in the Caribbean group of the Greater Antilles, this port of call has one of the world’s most picturesque and busiest harbors. It’s easy to guess that San Juan with its numerous attractions deserves a title of a...
When Christopher Columbus landed on the island on the November 19, 1493, during his second voyage to the shores of America, the island was inhabited by Native Americans who called themselves Tainos.  Initially, the Spaniards named the island San Juan Bautista, in honor of Saint John the...
Here we are in charming  San Juan,  the capital of Puerto Rico. By the way, there was some confusion with these names. Initially, when Columbus landed on the island in November 1493, during his second voyage to the shores of America, the Spaniards named the island San Juan...