Wondering what to do in Old San Juan? On our three-day trip to Puerto Rico, we experienced the rich colonial heritage of Old San Juan, a city unrivaled in the Western Hemisphere with over 500-years of architecture and history. We highly recommend spending at least one day (or more as we did) in the old...Continue reading
Posts by: Jeannie Davide-RiveraJeannie is Mom to this traveling family, author of Twirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed; Growing up with Un-Diagnosed Autism. A writer of Middle-grade novels (focused on monster hunting and weird things—see the World of Weird. She loves the search for totally crazy, real stories, myths, urban legends, and creepy crap in the locations they visit). Currently, Jeannie is working on her MFA at Seton Hill University, Writing Popular Fiction, and the creator of Aspiewriter.com—Understanding Autism from the Inside and Passportsandpushpins.com—Pack up the Kids and Go Traveling.
A Simple Lunch Strolling down Calle San Fransisco in Old San Juan on our Anniversary trip to Puerto Rico, we found the most delightful little place to have a wonderful gluten-free lunch at The Stuffed Avocado Shop. The placed had good reviews on the Find Me Gluten Free app, and we were not disappointed at...Continue reading
My wife and I spent three days in San Juan, Puerto Rico for our 21st Anniversary. She is newly diagnosed with Celiac disease, and we worried about our ability to travel with her current dietary restrictions. However, searching for a gluten-free breakfast in Puerto Rico was not as hard as we had anticipated. Located on...Continue reading
The interior of the restaurant was so unique and we loved everything about it! Our first dinner in San Juan was at Mesa Verde (Green Table) Restaurant on Calle de Tetuan Street. We were in Puerto Rico to celebrate our 21st wedding anniversary and were looking for someplace special to dine. Although the night we...Continue reading
Traveling with Celiac to Puerto Rico Hubby and I traveled to Puerto Rico for the first time and being a recently diagnosed Celiac with left me more than a little anxious about our trip. Where would I eat? What if I there were no gluten-free options? How would I communicate my concerns without speaking Spanish?...Continue reading
Three days for our Anniversary Getaway in San Juan Puerto Rico Three days in San Juan was all it took to fall in love with the beautiful island of Puerto Rico. Why hadn’t we visited San Juan sooner? My husband's parents were born on the island, but this was his first trip—one we hadn’t expected...Continue reading
El Morro, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico Deciding where to stay on our first trip to Puerto Rico was hard. With so loads of beautiful things to do and see–and so little time–finding the perfect location from which to explore was critical. There are many reasons to stay in Old San Juan while visiting Puerto...Continue reading