Sunday, September 7, 2014

Serafina Restaurant Coming To San Juan, Puerto Rico

World-famous Serafina restaurant is coming to San Juan, Puerto Rico.  Serafina, a quality Northern Italian restaurant will open next year at La Concha Renaissance Resort.  Serafina, owned by Vittorio Assaf and Fabio Granato, serves homemade pastas, marinated meats, fish and vegetables and authentic pizzas made in a cherrywood-burning oven.

Serafina is a popular spot around the world, with locations in: Dubai, Mumbai, Tokyo, Moscow, Seoul, Istanbul, Marbella, Brazil, Philadelphia, Seattle and New York City where it attracts celebrities such as the Kardashians, Bono, Prince and Lady Gaga.

Billionaire John Paulson, owner of La Concha and the Vanderbilt hotel, was instrumental in getting  Serafina restaurant to open in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


Sunday, August 3, 2014

Puerto Rico For A Wedding Destination

The Caribbean is one of the top destination-wedding markets in the world, as the weather is the most important factor in selecting a destination, and Puerto Rico is the place for a wedding.  The island of Puerto Rico is one of the best locations for weddings.  Puerto Rico is easy to get to with no passport required, perfect for a dream wedding.  Couples looking to get married in Puerto Rico have many venue choices, from high-end resorts, small inns, event centers and other unique settings to choose from.

The island has many resorts in various locations with the perfect ideal wedding scenery.  Some of the resorts are:  El San Juan Hotel, in Isla Verde, Horned Dorset Primavera, in Rincon, The Ritz Carlton, in Isla Verde,  El Convento hotel in Old San Juan, La Concha hotel, in Condado, Windham Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort and Spa in Río Grande, the W Retreat and Spa in the island of Vieques, The Ritz Carlton in Dorado, El Conquistador Resort, in Fajardo, and the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort.

The process for getting married in Puerto Rico is easy.  Nonresident couples wishing to marry on the island can submit a medical certificate that meets all the tests required at their place of residence.   Have a wonderful and unforgettable wedding in beautiful Puerto Rico!


Sunday, July 20, 2014

The Lounge At The Airport In San Juan, Puerto Rico

The Lounge is a new VIP space in the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico.   The new development, by Global Lounge Network has 5,000-square-feet and include: sitting/meeting spaces, a dining area, an upscale bar, a quiet room with available charging stations, another room that provides a planetarium-like atmosphere, and a kids room complete with playthings and an Xbox gaming console. The Lounge can accommodate up to 150 patrons.

An investment of around $700,000 went into building The Lounge.  The Lounge is a neutral VIP lounge, it is not affiliated to any airline.  The Lounge has received steady visits from high-end frequent fliers, and Global Lounge Network also hopes to capitalize on the recent influx of offshore investors that have been lured to Puerto Rico as a result of economic incentives.


Sunday, July 13, 2014

The Beach Club To Be Built In Isla Verde, Puerto Rico

A multi-use development to be known as the Beach Club will be built at the former site of Tropimar Beach Club & Convention Center in Isla Verde, Puerto Rico.  Engineering firm MLM Group will invest $5 million to develop the Beach Club.

The Beach Club will be located in the middle of the Carolina public beach and it is within sight of Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport and minutes from the popular Isla Verde tourism area.

The Beach Club will include a restaurant, also called The Beach Club, that will feature open-air dining and a river-shaped pool.  The Music Venue, a concert hall with a capacity for 2,000 people, will occupy the second floor of the complex.  Several other restaurant and retail establishments are also expected on site.

The project is expected to generate around 200 direct jobs.  MLM Group will also be in charge of the operations at the Beach Club in Isla Verde.  The Beach Club in Isla Verde will complement other beach attractions: the Blue Flag public beach and the Aquasol Water Park.


Sunday, June 29, 2014

Paddleboarding In Rincon, Puerto Rico

Rincón, Puerto Rico has been voted the best town in the United States for standup paddleboarding.  SUP Magazine, a print and digital publication dedicated to the sport, invited readers to pick the best standup paddleboarding (SUP) spot in the nation.

Rincon is known around the world for surfing and now it has emerged as a hotspot for the fast-growing sport of standup paddleboarding.  The town of Rincon, has always been a popular destination for tourist, thanks to world-class waves, whale watching and stunning sunsets.

Eight towns were in the competition: Rincón, Honolulu (Hawaii), Wilmington (North Carolina), Boise (Idaho), Jupiter (Florida), Seattle (Washington), Charleston (South Carolina), and Dana Point (California).


Saturday, June 28, 2014

Puerto Rico From The Sky

Puerto Rico from the sky:

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