Monthly Archives: May 2011

Miami, FL Scenery

I would have enjoyed miami more if I stayed longer. There’s lots to do but I haven’t stayed a full weekend yet. Here’s what I have seen so far in the sunny state. ūüėČ Advertisements

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Loving Miami, Florida

It’s a mix of the best things in Louisville, KY and San Juan, PR! 1. Really nice beaches 2. Great variety of food 3. Awesome shopping (I’m staying right next to a gigantic mall!) 4. Sunny weather (tornado warning in … Continue reading

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Bacardi Plant Tour

Catano, Puerto Rico (approx. 20mins drive from Old San Juan) has the world largest rum distillery. They have free daily tours so I got my tourist hat on and went for a visit. The GPS didn’t recognize the address on … Continue reading

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Awe Stricken at El Yunque National Forest

It was incredible! The only tropical rainforest in the U.S. National Forest System is the headwaters for eight watersheds that provide¬†an estimate 11.6 billion gallons per day of water..enough water to provide¬†to the local communities. The park is visitor friendly. … Continue reading

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Where to go shopping in Puerto Rico?

I found three great shopping spots in San Juan, Puerto Rico area. ¬†Unfortunately, I also spent most of my first week at these places..Can you hear the many ‚Äúcha-ching‚ÄĚ sounds? ¬†1)¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Old San Juan ‚Äď A great mixture of local … Continue reading

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