Category: Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Tourism News. Puerto Rico is a Caribbean island and unincorporated U.S. territory with a landscape of mountains, waterfalls and the El Yunque tropical rainforest. In San Juan, the capital and largest city, the Isla Verde area is known for its hotel strip, beach bars and casinos. Its Old San Juan neighborhood features colorful Spanish colonial buildings and El Morro and La Fortaleza, massive, centuries-old fortresses.

Another devastating earthquake strikes Puerto Rico

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2020

Another devastating earthquake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0, struck Puerto Rico on Saturday morning, causing further damage along the ... Read More

Puerto Rico is open for tourism!

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2020

Discover Puerto Rico is assuring the traveling public that Puerto Rico is open and is receiving visitors after the recent ... Read More

Are tourists safe in Puerto Rico after major earthquake?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2020

The Sheraton Caguas Real Hotel & Casino in Puerto Rico updated eTurboNews about the situation for their guests after the ... Read More

Major Earthquake in Puerto Rico: No power

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2020

The 6.6 magnitude earthquake felt on the whole island of Puerto Rico.  According to eyewitnesses half of the island is ... Read More

Earthquake devastates Puerto Rico, destroys major tourist attraction

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2020

Strong earthquake has devastated Puerto Rico, with homes collapsed, cars crashed and roads covered in rocks and debris – apparently ... Read More

Puerto Rico earthquake just recorded

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- September 24, 2019

A strong 6.0 earthquake was just recorded 38 miles north west of San Antonio, Puerto Rico No tsunami warning was ... Read More

Next Hurricane Karen threatening Caribbean

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 22, 2019

Currently Karen is a Tropical Storm with all the ingredience of becoming anothr Hurricane. A Watch has been issued for ... Read More

Puerto Rico says ‘thank you’ two years after Hurricane Maria

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- September 20, 2019

Today marks two years since Hurricane Maria, and Puerto Rico’s tourism community wants to say THANK YOU to all the ... Read More

Martinique, St. Vincent, Barbados, Puerto Rico and St. Croix: Tourists bracing for Dorian

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 27, 2019

Tourists in Martinique, St. Vincent, Barbados, Puerto Rico, and St. Croix are alerted, that Dorian, a powerful tropical storm is ... Read More

The Puerto Rico Convention Center, operated by AEG Facilities, reports most successful year ever

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- August 26, 2019

The Puerto Rico Convention Center (PRCC), operated by AEG Facilities, announced fiscal year 2018-2019 as the most successful year in ... Read More

Puerto Rico Tourism stays on track amid protests and Governor’s resignation

editor editor- July 26, 2019

Today, Discover Puerto Rico, the island’s destination marketing organization (DMO), reached out following the governor’s resignation to provide an update ... Read More

Puerto Rico on strike: Hundreds of thousands demand Governor’s resignation

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- July 22, 2019

Hundreds of thousands of protesters were expected to take over one of Puerto Rico's busiest highways to press demands for ... Read More

Golf in Puerto Rico: Niche tourism market

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 19, 2019

Discover Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico's first-ever Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), announced that Island golf courses and resorts report substantial growth in rounds ... Read More

WTTC Global Summit: Next stop San Juan

editor editor- April 5, 2019

Discover Puerto Rico, the Island’s first-ever and new Destination Marketing Organization, today announced that island will serve as the host ... Read More

Puerto Rico Tourism beefs up online presence

editor editor- February 28, 2019

The new DiscoverPuertoRico.com offers a rich, multimedia content experience that inspires visitors to explore the entire Island while connecting them ... Read More

Destination Puerto Rico: Selected as Inspirational Partner

editor editor- December 18, 2018

A recent designation aligns Destination Puerto Rico with other select companies who maintain a loyal partnership and provide outstanding service ... Read More

Inner workings of the cruise industry: FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- October 9, 2018

Cruise tourism stakeholders are one step closer to a glimpse of the industry’s inner workings, as workshop topics and panels ... Read More

Change of Command at the Puerto Rico Hotel and Tourism Association

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- September 11, 2018

The Puerto Rico Hotel and Tourism Association recently elected Pablo Torres, general manager of the Caribe Hilton Hotel, as its ... Read More