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Fortaleza Street

Fortaleza St, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Fortaleza St, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

JMJ Cars should be banned in Old San Juan because the streets are just too narrow and intersecting traffic doesn't stop either. Either the greatest drivers in the world or the luckiest because it's scary to watch or be part of! The small shops are...More

Thank mother15
Reviewed 6 days ago

A long street beginning at the Governor's palace , [ if his flag is flying , he is in residence ]-- with shops and restaurants for everyone's wants . Lots of security so you feel perfectly safe .

Reviewed 1 week ago

Shopping galore and many fine places to dine, Fortaleza Street is bustling w happiness! Old San Juan is a very happy place and this street takes you to the edge of it all... follow it all the way to the sea to enjoy the historic...More

Thank Echo T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every city has one.......the main shopping street where you can buy a dollar postcard or a ten thousand dollar ring---and everything in-between. That is Fortaleze Street. Architecture is nice to look at. There are several restaurants, coffee bars featuring Puerto RIcan coffee (delish) and several...More

Thank aliceann1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed shopping among the stores here. All were moderately priced and a lot of them had different souvenirs to take back home. It wasn't all the same stock which made it great to go into each store

Thank TeeSimmons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many shops on this street. Street is narrow and traffic heavy. Best to park in garage and walk. Highly recommend!

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our hotel, hotel Milan, is on this street. It has a number of small hotels, many restaurants (some outstanding), many tourist shops and busy traffic during day and evening. No reason to visit it unless you like the action on a weekend evening.

Thank travelnice
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is a great area for taking in the city and shopping.. There is lots of walking and some of it is uphill.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Barranchina Restaurant is the home of the Pina Colada and this why one visits Fortaleza, in my opinion. They are many shops to explore on the street. The bars tend to be friendly and open air. Try rum drinks and then compare to the original....More

Thank plschilt
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Walk down Fortaleza to see all the variety of Old San Juan. Stop at Olé for a Panama hat, Get a piña colada at Barrachina's.

Thank sueandtom776
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Whitney P
We are staying in Bayamon next week and we want to go to Fortaleza Street. We have a rental car, do you know how to go about maybe parking somewhere and then walking to Fortaleza Street? Is there anywhere to park in Old San Juan at all? Im nervous.
9 January 2015|
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Response from stacicooperhoffmann | Reviewed this property |
I concur. Either take the free trolley into and around old san Juan or park near the Sheraton.
natalia e
Hola! los domingos están abiertos los locales? .gracias!
20 August 2015|
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Response from r1rafa | Reviewed this property |
me gustaría poder ayudarle pero no estuve en domingo. mi impresión es que si están abiertos los domingos.
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