It has been reported that a Four Seasons Resort will be coming to Puerto Rico. The resort will be located on Puerto Rico's east coast, near El Conquistador resort. The Four Seasons will have 300 rooms and the resort will be completed in about 2 years.
Puerto Rico has other luxury hotels scheduled to open including the Condado Vanderbilt, and a JW Marriott.
The Ventana del Mar park in Condado, Puerto Rico, will be going through some renovations. Improvements will be made by repaving and repairing the concrete boardwalk, installing sea-turtle friendly lighting and reinforcing safety railings. Palm trees will be added and grassy areas will be installed. Recreational areas around the east tower of the Condado Vanderbilt will also be created.
Ventana del Mar, is an open park between the Condado Vanderbilt and La Concha hotel and is a popular place for locals and tourists. Ventana del Mar offers open-air movie screenings and Jazz concerts.
The Puerto Rico Tourism Company and International Hospitality Enterprises are behind the renovations. The renovation to Ventana del Mar will be completed in a couple of months.
Puerto Rico continues to attract big-budget films and it was reported that, two of Hollywood’s biggest stars, Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, are heading to Puerto Rico to star in, “Our Brand is Crisis,” a movie about the role, Clinton spinmaster, James Carville played in getting Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada elected president of Bolivia in 2002.
“Our Brand is Crisis,” is being directed by David Gordon Green and filming is expected to start next month in Puerto Rico. Clooney and Bullock last starred together in "Gravity."
The movie “The Men who Stare at Goats,” which stars Clooney was also filmed in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
There is plenty to do in Puerto Rico, but if you are looking to experience the adventurous side of Puerto Rico, here are the top things, to get your adrenaline pumping:
Zip-lining in the rainforest
This experience takes you to the center of the Puerto Rican rainforest, and you will be able to fly through the tree-tops as effortlessly as a tropical bird. A combination of great scenery and adventure.
Camuy Cave Park
A great experience is the Camuy Cave Park. Take a tour through this massive park, located in northwestern Puerto Rico. The Camuy Cave Park is one of the world’s largest and oldest underground cavern systems.
Hike the El Yunque rainforest
Take a day trip to El Yunque. This rainforest boasts nearly 250 species of wildlife and plants, and great waterfalls.
Surfing in Rincon
If you are a good surfer, put your surfing skills to the test in Rincon. The town of Rincon is located in northwest Puerto Rico and is popular with surfers. Surfing in Ricncon is not for beginners, so if you don't have the experience, not to worry, you can still enjoy the scenery.
Tour the Puerto Rican countryside
Drive an ATV around the Puerto Rican countryside. Enjoy the picturesque areas of the mountains, lakes, and tropical forests.
Watersports at Isla Verde Beach
If being at the beach is your preference, enjoy various wartersport activities for rent at Isla Verde Beach, in Isla Verde. Watersports include: water-skiing, body-boarding, jet skiing, Kitesurfing, and windsurfing. Isla Verde beach is the best beach in the San Juan area.
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.