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  • Museums

    Dr Pio Lopez Martinez

    The Museo de Arte Dr. Pio Lopez Martinez is also known as the Pio Lopez Martinez Museum, the Frade Museum and the Dr Pio Lopez Martinez Museum of Art. It is located on the Cayey Campus of the University of Puerto Rico in the city of Cayey. The museum is named after and dedicated to the professor, director and the founder of the museum, Dr. Pio Lopez Martinez.

  • La Montaňa (Central)

    Cayey

    The city of Cayey was founded by Juan Mata Vazquez on 17 August 1773. The Taíno Indians had named the city “Cayey de Muesas”, which means "Place of Waters". Cayey was therefore derived from its original name. Two other locally known names for Cayey are "La Ciudad del Torito", meaning "Town of the Little Bull"; and "La Cuidad le las Brumas", which means "City of the Fog". This spectacular ...

  • Eastern Region

    San Lorenzo

    Situated in the eastern region of Puerto Rico, San Lorenzo is an interesting municipality spread out over ten different wards. The city center and administrative downtown area is known as San Lorenzo Pueblo and it is here that the average visitor starts their tour of San Lorenzo. This fascinating little Puerto Rican town is not first on everyone’s list of things to see but it certainly ...

  • Sights

    Arenas Bridge

    Puerto Rico is a beautiful country with a lot of great things to see and do and you likely already have an idea of what attractions you plan to visit whilst in the country. However, some attractions are somewhat smaller and less interesting and make a better quick stop than the focal point of the entire excursion. Such is the case with the Arenas Bridge which makes for the perfect ...