Cueva Ventana is one of over 2,000 caves in Puerto Rico. Surprisingly, many are still undiscovered. Roughly translated, “cueva ventana” means window cave, aptly named for it’s famous natural window, overlooking the Puerto Rican countryside. RELATED POST: VISIT LA CUEVA DEL INDIO IN PUERTO RICO What is Cueva Ventana? Cueva Ventana lies atop a limestone cliff and is filled with stalagmites and stalactites. The stalagmites reach upwards, such that they mite be a stalactite one day.…

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La Cueva del Indio is one of over 2,000 caves on the island of Puerto Rico, and arguably the most famous. You may recognize the idyllic setting from movies like The Goonies and Pirates of the Carribbean. Perched on a strip of beach in Arecibo, you can pair this site with a visit to the Arecibo Observatory for the perfect day trip, exploring Puerto Rico’s varied photography, from beaches to jungles. Taino Indians The caves are made of natural…

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Are you a James Bond fan? If so, you may recognize the Arecibo Observatory from the GoldenEye film, when Pierce Brosnan kills a defected agent and becomes 007 for the first time. Located in the remote hills of Arecibo, the Observatory holds the world’s largest single dish radio-telescope, used for everything from studying asteroids to communicating with aliens. Not just iconic, this telescope has become influential to the Puerto Rican people. It boasts an accompanying…

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