Photo of the Week – The Aged Streets of Old San Juan

Old world charm in the new world.  Streets that have seen a lot of history and major empires fighting for them.  Old San Juan’s charm lies in its setting by the water, in its history, and in its well-preserved architectural jewels (including the “adoquines“, the cobblestone used to pave the streets a few centuries ago).  The wavey adoquines resemble the sea around Old San Juan, reminding us of its place in the Spanish Empire as a key port.

Old San Juan, San Juan, Puerto Rico, cobblestone, traffic, travel, tourism

Cobblestoned streets with their modern load

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