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6 Reasons Why San Juan, Puerto Rico is the Perfect Weekend Getaway Destination

Mariella: What is Puerto Rico? Is it a city? A country? A state? | Jackie: I think it’s a territory… | Mariella: Oh! This is the BEST territory I’ve ever been to! Puerto Rico has literally everything. From delicious food, to beautiful white-sanded beaches, to gorgeous historic forts, a fabulous shopping mall and much more. This city is the perfect combination between the US and South America. It has everything the US has to offer but with its own culture. We were so confused because we felt like we were in a foreign country but we were in the US, technically. Puerto Rico looks just like South America, but there are American restaurants and stores like Cheesecake factory, CVS and Wendys? Sometimes we would speak in English accidentally, and we were like wait… why am I speaking in English? Haha Since we stayed there only 3 days, we decided to take advantage of every second. Here are the highlights of our adventure: 1. Viejo San Juan, Puerto Rico We went there every day, and every …