Dr. Marc Suarez, the hero of BABIES IN THE BARGAIN is Puerto Rican and the last chapter of my book takes place in San Juan.
To honor the hero, I will take you to San Juan, the city where he was born and where his meddling family still lives.
I visited San Juan last winter as part of a Caribbean Cruise.
We stayed at El Convento Hotel, a historic convent with a church, converted into a hotel. We had a lovely time.
Founded in 1521 by Ponce de León, the capital of Puerto Rico, San Juan , is the oldest city in US territory and has one of the oldest fort, pictured above.
Home to 1.6 million (more than a third of the island's citizens), it is also the heart of Puerto Rican tourism.
What draws travellers here year-round are miles of smooth, clean beaches, a wide range of accommodation, fabulous restaurants and, of course, Old San Juan, whose beautifully restored historic sights surrounded by crashing turquoise surf are reason enough to make a trip to Puerto Rico.
The City Hall and the main plaza.
Here is an old totem pole facing the ocean.
And in the middle of the square the statue of
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