Puerto Rico Tourism News

AC Hotel by Marriott breaks ground in San Juan, Puerto Rico

AC Hotel by Marriott breaks ground in San Juan, Puerto Rico

5th Jul 2016 Hotel News

The ground-breaking ceremony for the first AC Hotel by Marriott in San Juan took place earlier at 1369 Ashford Avenue, a privileged location within the active and progressive Condado Area. Ashford 1369 Hospitality, an affiliate of Interlink, acquired the former Radisson Ambassador Plaza & Casino. A comprehensive renovation of the property will take place to convert it into the sophisticated and contemporary Marriott International brand.

Puerto Rico prepares UK advertising campaign with agent party

Puerto Rico prepares UK advertising campaign with agent party

31st May 2012 Press Release Travel Events News

To launch its Puerto Rican Salsa season, the eastern Caribbean Island of Puerto Rico will be inviting agents to join in the action with a party at Floridita in London’s west end. The event will launch a national advertising campaign by the tourism authority, which is looking to raise the profile of Puerto Rico to the UK market.

Puerto Rico celebrates arrival of The Rum Diary

The latest Johnny Depp film, The Rum Diary, shot entirely in Puerto Rico over 49 days, generated nearly $20 million in economic activity on the island, 200 direct jobs and more than 6,000 hotel room nights. Johnny Depp also had high praise for the island and brought his wife, Vanessa Paradis, and children to Puerto Rico during filming, confirming its identity as a celebrity hotspot.