Sunday, July 3, 2016
The Caribe Hilton and The Condado Plaza Hotel have received a WellHotel™ certification in Puerto Rico. Both hotels completed an intensive training and evaluation program offered through the Medical Tourism Association and The Puerto Rico Medical Tourism Corporation.
The WellHotel certification program offers a unique curriculum that fosters effective interaction among hotel administrative and service personnel with patients, medical providers, and ground operators. The Caribe Hilton and Condado Plaza participated in the WellHotel training program that ensured their services were responsive to medical guests from safety requirements and interpersonal communication to cultural sensitivity protocols and disease prevention practices.
The Puerto Rico Medical Tourism is campaigning to market the healthcare services in Puerto Rico to international patients. This is expected to create some 3,000 jobs. In addition to The Caribe Hilton and The Condado Plaza, other hotels in Puerto Rico are expected to complete the WellHotel certification requirements.
Sunday, June 5, 2016
Sunday, May 1, 2016
The Decanter Hotel, has opened in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Decanter Hotel is a restored 19th century colonial-style building, in the heart of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. The boutique hotel has three floors and 20 rooms.
Eight of the rooms at the 15,222-square-foot Decanter Hotel are suites with their own kitchenettes. The hotel also has a restaurant, L'Osteria, and an open wine cellar on the building’s central courtyard.
The Decanter Hotel is located on the corner of San José and Luna streets in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Sunday, April 10, 2016
Sunday, March 6, 2016
With Ruta Platanera the Puerto Rican city of Corozal and the Puerto Rico Tourism Company aims to highlight the area’s local cuisine. Ruta Platanera, offers a variety of Puerto Rican dishes themed around Corozal’s main agricultural product– bananas.
Here are some of the restaurants that are included in the Ruta Platanera: El Jíbaro, Willy’s BBQ, La Senda de Maná, El Gustazo Grill, Limo Viejo, El Tigre, La Generala, Don Rubios, Muralla de Cibuco, Café Museo El Yagrumo, Restaurante La Guinea, Aki E Keta, El Rancho, Platanéalo, Balaika 2 y Pa' Donde.
Next time you are in Corozal, Puerto Rico, check them out.
Sunday, February 7, 2016
Sunday, January 3, 2016
The Puerto Rico Tourism Company announced the construction of Ojo de Agua, a posada in Rincon, Puerto Rico. At a cost of 3.8 million, Ojo de Agua, will be a 16 - room hotel with a water theme in its design an decor.
Ojo de Agua Posada will be located in the center of Rincon and the amenities will include a restaurant, pool, concession area, and meeting rooms. Ojo de Agua is a short distance from Rincon beach, a popular surfing destination.
Posadas are themed inns whose decoration, design and atmosphere, are designed to represent the history and culture of the cities and towns in Puerto Rico.