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“Once In A Lifetime Experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Old San Juan

Old San Juan
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$92.19*
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Old San Juan Food Tour
Ranked #1 of 199 things to do in San Juan
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Consisting of 400 restored buildings from the 16th- and 17th-century Spanish colonial period, this area in San Juan is steeped in history with an old-world and romantic European charm.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
Maitland, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
“Once In A Lifetime Experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2013

Old San Juan was a great experience there was so much history on every street. The construction of the area was very interesting and everyone we met was very nice. Be prepared to climb hills and wear good shoes if you plan to walk. There are great restaurants and good places for shopping as well.

Visited May 2013
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Boston, Massachusetts
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“Must Do!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2013

Fantastic walking city. Nicer restaurants than San Juan. Feels like Europe walking about. Port area is touristy, stick to the northern part.

Visited April 2013
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Owensboro, Kentucky
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“Charming and fun when no cruises around”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2013

We loved Old San Juan very well preserved, it is such a charming place to admire old buildings a lot of history.

Visited December 2012
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Los Angeles, California
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“Coolest part of San Juan”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2013

Has the best night life and restaurants of San Juan. Definitely a fun place to visit. I spent more nights in OSJ that anywhere else during my two weeks in PR...

Visited May 2013
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Wichita, Kansas
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“Tour Old San Juan”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2013

Definitely spend an afternoon wandering the streets of Old San Juan. Buy a fresh coconut and drink the ice cold water inside. Buy food from the carts and kiosks. Go see the old cathedral. Lots of neat shops and vendors. Lots to buy, see do, and eat. Go to Barrachina's for a Pina Colada and food...Neat place that claims to have invented the pina colada. Go to the Coach Outlet store. A must for any woman who loves purses. Great deals. Got 2 purses for $200.

Visited May 2013
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