Holiday Getaway in Puerto Rico
Take off for an incredible seaside vacation in San Juan during the festive winter months when this city gets into the spirit of the season. December is one big fiesta from Thanksgiving to Christmas as the cobblestone streets burst with holiday cheer thanks to exciting parades and fun festivals that feature arts and crafts. Visit local shops and dine on traditional Puerto Rican cuisine to top off your holiday island adventure.
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Celebrate the Lady of Guadalupe festival in the streets of Puerto Rico at this pre-dawn festival that culminates in a procession and tasty breakfast. Join the crowds that gather each December as they kick off the festivities with the Mexican birthday tune "Las Mananitas" played by mariachis, and then continue the fun through the weekend at Plaza Las Delicias.
This annual celebration takes over the streets in Old San Juan in Mid-January for a fiesta filled with music, crafts, and traditional holiday Puerto Rican cuisine. Join in the party and pick up some handmade crafts and artistic treasures from one of the many booths lining the avenues.
Ponce de León Avenue comes alive during this yearly parade that celebrates the Christmas season. This is one of the biggest parties on the island every year, and the historic cobblestone streets of the Old San Juan are filled with sparkling lights, festive decorations, and holiday cheer.