Category Archives: Caribbean

CHECKING IN TOMORROW: THE WALDORF ASTORIA EL CONQUISTADOR RESORT, FAJARDO, PUERTO RICO

Departing tomorrow on Saturday, May 9th via United Airlines #1533 non stop from Newark Liberty International to San Juan, Puerto Rico.   The Waldorf Astoria El Conquistador Resort offers a spectacular location; perched up on a cliff overlooking the Caribbean … Continue reading

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STOPOVER IN ANTIGUA ON THE WAY TO BARBUDA TODAY!!

The lovely peaceful charming island of Antigua is a twin island nation: Antigua and Barbuda with an approximate total population of 81,000.   Antigua can be easily reached from NYC with two non stop departures now daily on United from … Continue reading

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FLYING TOMORROW: ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

  A lovely retreat and winter getaway awaits tomorrow as I fly south to the Caribbean on UA#1414 non stop from Newark to Antigua.  Antigua will be a quick stopover on the way to my final destination: BARBUDA.   A … Continue reading

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RANCHO MARINA RESTAURANT LAGO DOS BOCAS UTUADO, PR

The very lovely fresh water lake and river of the Lago Dos Bocas is the spectacular setting of the Rancho Marina Restaurant tucked away in the mountainous interior of Puerto Rico.   I was fortunate enough to experience this unique … Continue reading

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HIKING THE SECRET WATERFALL TRAIL FROM CASA GRANDE MOUNTAIN RETREAT

  During my recent visit to the spectacular and hidden little gem of a hotel The Casa Grande Mountain Retreat; I signed up for a 3-4 hour hike with Jose.  There are several hiking trails in and around the entire … Continue reading

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CASA GRANDE MOUNTAIN RETREAT: A HIDDEN GEM IN PUERTO RICO!!

  For those of us who are passionate about world travel and exploring out of the way places; it is always such a thrill and exciting to discover a little hidden secret gem of a hotel or place where few … Continue reading

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Driving from San Juan to Casa Grande Mountain Retreat Utuado PR

    There are several suggested routes to drive to and from Utuado to San Juan; I recently spent the weekend at the “secret little hidden gem” The Casa Grande Mountain Yoga Retreat.  Nestled in the mountains of interior Puerto … Continue reading

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