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Revision as of 04:35, 18 November 2006

Isabela is a city on the Caribbean island of Puerto Rico, a protectorate of the United States of America.

City Hall

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Get in

You can fly directly from Newark via Continental Airlines, from Atlanta via Delta Connection, from New York via jetBlue Airways, and from Orlando via jetBlue Airways and Pan Am into Rafael Hernandez International Airport. Hotels have shuttles to and from the airport.

Get around

Isabela is service by Interstate PR-2. I-PR-2 to the East connects it with Quebradillas, Camuy, Hatillo, and eventually to San Juan via Arecibo. To the West with Aguadilla and from there, it connects it with Aguada and Añasco to the South. Other roads include State-Road 459 to San Antonio Village, State-Road 4466 to Bajuras and Jobos two great beach spots.

See

  • Bewitched Well "Pozo Brujo" - Is a freshwater well.
  • Cacique Rock "Monumento al Indio" - An art work honoring Puerto Rican taino heritage and Chief Cacique Mabodomaca.
  • Guajataca Tunnel - Built in 1911 for sugarcane trains, this tunnel is located at the beautiful Guajataca Beach.
  • Isabela City Hall "Alcaldia" - Built in 1922.
  • Jacinto's Well "Pozo de Jacinto" - Water site of rough waves. The tale of Jacinto is that when you ask it for a cow the water would get extremely rough
  • San Antonio de Padua Cathedral
  • San Antonio de la Tuna Ruins - Ruins of the original location of Isabela back in 1725.

Beaches

  • Bajuras Beach
  • Blue Hole - is the best place for snorkeling over the Norht coast.
  • El Pastillo Beach
  • Guajataca Beach - Great for tanning not for swimming due to strong currents.
  • Jobos Beach
  • Montones Beach - Great for kids since is outcropped by a coral that forms a protected area and creates a huge wave-spray on the ocean side.
  • Punta Sardinera Beach - Originally a port for Spanish ships
  • Shacks Beach

Buy

Isabela complements the region's commercial activity. It has an strategically located commercial center on Interstate PR-2.

  • Plaza Isabela

There are also stores along the highway and in the downtown area.

Eat

  • Amanda's Restaurant
  • Chris Restaurant
  • El Pomodoro Restaurant
  • Faro Suites Bar & Grill
  • Golden Crown
  • Molina's Restaurant
  • Rosa Linda Restaurant
  • Tasca de Guillo
  • Terramar
  • The Garden Restaurant
  • Tres Amigos


Sleep

  • Faro Inn Suites
  • Hotel Cielomar
  • Hotela Hacienda El Pedregal
  • La Cima Hotel
  • Parador El Faro
  • Courtyard by Marriot Punta Borinquen Resort & Casino - Coming Soon!!!



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