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A great neighborhood to view many murals and grafittis. Some of the streets lights are not yet... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Sara O
Houston, Texas

This fresh market is super small compared to what I have seen. You can buy mostly fruits and... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2018
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This San Juan neighborhood is just southeast of the old city.
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

A great neighborhood to view many murals and grafittis. Some of the streets lights are not yet replaced since Hurricane Maria, i recommend the visit during daylight.

Thank Sara O
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Lots of fun to see and do! Great restaurants and nice people. We stayed in a rental (Posada Colonial) for three days.

Thank zannatista
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

This fresh market is super small compared to what I have seen. You can buy mostly fruits and vegetable. We went for coconut water, but they only had by the 1/2 gallon no in the coconut itself. Next to la placita which has many local...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

This is a district located right outside old San Juan. Here you will find tons of restaurants and nightlife. Make sure to go to La Placita de Santurce.

Thank Raul D
Reviewed August 9, 2017

great day trip to just walk around and take in all the great art around the neighborhood. Also the locals are super friendly but recommend to do this during the day but also a must see location. Santurce in Puerto Rico is New York's version...More

2  Thank Kenny P
Reviewed April 27, 2017

This is a realitivelly large area with great restaurants and smaller boutiques. It is largely residential,but there are great restaurants scattered throughout.

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed January 29, 2017

We are currently staying in Santurce. We have walked the neighborhoods to the nearby beaches and to restaurants as well. Everyone here is very friendly. The police are constantly patrolling the area, day and night, which we like. Feel very safe here. And we really...More

2  Thank chupakilldevilhills
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Good college partys always in Santurce. Very famous area in San Juan with stuff to see. It's worth a short visit.

Thank Samuel D
Reviewed August 25, 2016

The area is not as nice as Ashford ave, but it is the place where they have big supermarkets to shop if you have a kitchenette in your hotel room. Can get all types of goodies. They also have the plaza del mercado which sells...More

1  Thank M M
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Beautiful residential area where the Plaza del Mercado closes and turns into the night life of the city. This is the place to dance Salsa. I was surprised of how many people were there and public safety, even closing the streets for pedestrians. Plenty of...More

1  Thank Oscar T
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