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Puerto Rico: Official Hurricane Maria Update

The Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport has been receiving military and rescue flights today. Very limited commercial flights will be arriving to the island...

JetBlue announces new flights from Chicago to San Juan, Puerto Rico

CHICAGO, Ill. - JetBlue Airways announced its intention to launch new daily nonstop service from Chicago's O'Hare to San Juan.

Caribbean conference on cooperation set for Puerto Rico this week

POINTE-A-PITRE, Guadeloupe - Efforts to more closely integrate the French Caribbean with the rest of the region will be reviewed at the International Summit of the INTERREG IV Caribbean program.

Free adventure travel tours in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Luis Rivera-Marín, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), today launched PRTC’s new fall promotion, which will allow tourists (including travel agen

JetBlue celebrates new home in San Juan’s Luis Munoz Marin International...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - During a ribbon-cutting ceremony held today in celebration of JetBlue Airways' new home at Terminal A in San Juan's Luis Munoz Marin International Airport (SJU), the airline's

Dozens of drug traffickers, airline employees arrested in Puerto Rico bust

Federal and local agents conducted raids Wednesday to arrest dozens of alleged drug traffickers and airline employees suspected of smuggling cocaine from Puerto Rico to the continental United States a

Puerto Rico Tourism revamps website

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - Luis Rivera Marín, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), today launched PRTC’s new digital promotional strategies, which include a redesigned SeePuer

Caribbean tourism top decision makers to debate investment opportunities

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Some of the Caribbean tourism industry’s top decision makers will share their perspectives on investment opportunities in the region at the 16th Annual Caribbean Hotel and

Puerto Rico to be featured on new Travel Channel series

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) encourages travel enthusiasts to watch the premier episode of the Travel Channel’s new series “Park Secrets,” which will prominen

Vote for Puerto Rico in the 2012 about.com Reader’s Choice Awards

The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) proudly announced today that Puerto Rico was named a finalist in seven categories in the 2012 About.com Reader’s Choice Awards.

Puerto Rico posts strong tourism gains, unveils new marketing campaign

NEW YORK, NY - The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) today unveiled its U.S.

Puerto Rico tourism campaign really does do it better

NEW YORK, New York – The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) today unveiled its US marketing campaign for the upcoming winter and 2012 tourism season during an event hosted by PRTC Executive Director

Puerto Rico tourism boost with $1 billion hotel development

Puerto Rico is bidding to secure a larger slice of the UK’s Caribbean travel market in the next 12 months with its USD $1 billion (approx: £622 million) hotel development set to deliver 15,000 bed

The importance of the Caribbean market to Puerto Rico

Johnson Johnrose of the Caribbean Tourism Organization catches up with Mario Gonzalez-Lafuente, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company, at the World Travel Market going on now in London

Puerto Rico urging citizens to spread the word and vote for...

Puerto Rico’s Department of Economic Development and Commerce is urging Puerto Ricans to spread the word and vote for El Yunque to become one of the seven most impressive and unique natural attracti

Renovations and luxury hotel developments underscore continuing growth of Puerto Rico’s...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- With more than 1.3 million square feet of meeting space throughout the island, a world-class convention center, and an increasing range of accommodation options, Puerto Rico c

Need a “bride whisperer?” Head to Puerto Rico

Five Hilton Worldwide properties across Puerto Rico announced the debut of their new “bride whisperers.”

Update for tourists in or planning to go to Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - The Puerto Rico Tourism Company released the following information for tourists currently in Puerto Rico or those planning to come to Puerto Rico.

Turkish traveling tales

ISTANBUL, Turkey - After a few days checking out air fares from New York to Turkey, I grabbed a relatively inexpensive flight from JFK to Istanbul over the weekend.

 I was pleasantly surprised wh

Tourism chief: No crisis for cruise industry in Puerto Rico

Royal Caribbean had decided to move its Serenade and Adventure of the Seas ships out from San Juan, Puerto Rico in favor of Europe as part of a business decision to chase higher revenue and that move

First Ritz-Carlton Reserve in the Americas announced

CHEVY CHASE, Md. - The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is set to launch the first Reserve property in the Americas in Dorado Beach, Puerto Rico.

JetBlue launches St. Thomas and St. Croix flights

SAN JUAN - Puerto Rico's largest carrier, with more seats in and out of the island than any other airline, JetBlue Airways, today announced plans to add more flights from San Juan this winter with new

New Pirates of the Caribbean filmed in Puerto Rico to encourage...

Puerto Rico has recently become one of the hot filming locations for the fourth Pirates of the Caribbean film, On Stranger Tides, released in UK cinemas today.

Puerto Rico Convention Bureau launches new web site

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - The Puerto Rico Convention Bureau has launched a new interactive web site dedicated to meetings and conventions in San Juan.

Hard Rock Cafe San Juan closes

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - After many years of successful operation in Old San Juan, Hard Rock International will close its San Juan cafe, located at 253 Recinto Sur Street, effective April 22, 2011.

JetBlue to launch service from Puerto Rico to St. Maarten

NEW YORK - JetBlue Airways, the largest carrier in Puerto Rico in terms of capacity, is making it even easier to travel between San Juan and neighboring Caribbean islands with the announcement of plan

Celeb chef Benet shares his Puerto Rico

Dining is an integral aspect of travel and tourism, how would you describe Puerto Rico’s cuisine?