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Loiza Aldea

Puerto Rico
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Ranked #218 of 408 Attractions in Puerto Rico
Type: Neighborhoods
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S.A.tx
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed at a condo in Loiza Aldea, from there we could go to the rain Forrest, Liquillo beach and a beach just outside of Isla Verde, water was so clear you could see the sand and guppies in the water. We chase crabs in the water and there were plenty of Kiosk with delicious food, going again the end... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

It was very pleasant and relaxed place. Beach near by and two swimming pools. Friendly staff workers and security guard walking around the premise. Very affordable and easy to get to.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

While rich in history, it is also the place were the music of Bomba y Plena was born. Good to visit on Sundays and Saturdays.

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Leitchfield, Kentucky
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2011

This area is NOT your normal tourist area! Aquatika has RAZOR WIRE around the top. Loiza is a low poverty area with Aquatika stuck in the middle. I personally did not feel safe at times. Although there is a gate and a police station next door my husband & I never walked outside the gate or drove without our doors... More

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danbury ct
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2009

just go back from loiza pr. what a dump this place is the arm pit of the earth. I do not sugest vacationing in loiza. this place is full of poverty and is not good for tourists

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2003

Friday 25 of July was a great parade alongside the route 187 thru the city of Loiza and its adjacent "barrios". People wear costumes and play music. Traditional Food is everywhere. Also the National "BOMBA" Festival is celebrated that day and there is a competition of drums called "tambores" playing the Loiza Bomba rythm, bomba dancing and negro culture poems.... More

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