Great tourism article about Vieques/ Gran artículo turístico sobre Vieques

Caribbean Journal

Rediscovering the Caribbean in Vieques

          June 2, 2013 |   9:01 am

By Alexander Britell

VIEQUES — I’m in a taxi with a couple from Boston that just arrived here from the neighbouring island of Culebra.

“I hear they’ve got great beaches there,” I say.

Quickly, our driver interrupts, pointing his finger to correct me: “Only one beach.”

It’s immediately clear that there is a rivalry between the two islands off the coast of Puerto Rico: but when it comes to beaches, it’s no contest – while Culebra has just one, Vieques has, by unofficial count, two dozen. And they’re all mostly empty. Read more here

Photo by Wanda Bermúdez

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