Tag Archive | Palacio Rojo San Juan

Los Hermosos Arcos de San Juan Puerto Rico~

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Entrance to our hotel, El Convento, originally a Carmelite convent built by Spain in 1646.

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Evening, central Courtyard Hotel El Convento.

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Central Courtyard, Instituto de Cultura Puertorriquena. Puerto Rico was founded by the Spanish in 1521 and is full of stunning, historic-buildings. (Click to enlarge).

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More views of the Instituto Cultura…….

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Front facade Instituto de Cultura.

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La Fortaleza (Governors Mansion). This is the oldest, continuously occupied governors mansion in the Americas. We toured inside and I will post photos for you soon! It is a gorgeous, stunningly-situated, old mansion and a UNESCO World Heritage site.

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El Palacio Rojo. (Now Administrative Offices).

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Museo De Las Americas.

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Typical tourist shop, Calle Fortaleza in the glorious old-buildings of historic San Juan.

Cheers to you from the very old, y muy hermoso, San Juan!