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Puerto Rico–Day 6

Today was our last day in Puerto Rico and it is a bit bittersweet. We miss our puppy, but we also love being on vacation and seeing new things. We had an awesome last day, though! My dad booked a snorkeling trip for all of us and it was so much fun! We went on…

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Puerto Rico–Day 5

Today’s adventures included a trip to the El Yunque National Forest, which is the only tropical rain forest in the United States National Forest System. Despite some frustrating moments trying to figure out where trails were (and almost running out of gas), we had an awesome time hiking a trail to La Mina falls and…

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Puerto Rico–Day 4

Yesterday was my 23rd birthday and all I wanted to do to celebrate was relax and eat. We started off the morning by going to a little breakfast spot nearby called Lluvia Deli Bar & Artefacto. It was delicious! We got lattes, waffles, breakfast burritos, and omelettes. Everyone seemed to love their meal and the…

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Puerto Rico–Day 3

This morning we woke up at 4 AM (sorry family!), got ready, and headed to the ferry to go to Flamenco Beach. The line for tickets looked short and we were hopeful that we would be able to get on the ferry. Unfortunately, when we spoke to one of the guards, we learned that they…

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Puerto Rico–Day 2

Today we headed to Old San Juan in Puerto Rico to explore the forts and the city. Since Adam is about to start his first year teaching high school World History, he was super excited to see all of the history in the city. We started off the morning at Cuatro Sombras for some coffee.…

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Puerto Rico– Day 1

We are currently in Puerto Rico for a family vacation and having a blast! When we were planning where to go for the trip, we looked at many places, but we settled on Puerto Rico because it is tropical, close to the U.S., doesn’t require a passport, and is pretty affordable to travel to. We…

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