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Malecon

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Address: PR 997 Beach Boardwalk, Esperanza, Puerto Rico

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Inspirational sunsets, allow moment to thank Mother Nature for gracing us with this spectacular beauty

Sunsets are always beautiful but something about Vieques light shining on the clear blue water makes the reflection and colors in the sky exceptional. I must have taken a hundred... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 October 2015
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Chicago, IL
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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

Sunsets are always beautiful but something about Vieques light shining on the clear blue water makes the reflection and colors in the sky exceptional. I must have taken a hundred photos of different Vieques sunsets and I swear I could publish a calendar with them. The views are that spectacular and absolutely inspiring.

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Franklin, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

I stayed in Vieques for 2 months and never missed a day on the Malecon. It is a gorgeous boardwalk beside the Caribbean waters. As you walk it's length, you can stop at a number of restaurants, kiosks, and shops. It has places where if you want to step down to the water, you can. This is Esperanza at it's... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

This is the equivalent of the board walk in some towns. It is a beautiful place to walk by the water and enjoy the view. A place to see and be seen.

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Thank Howard W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

So many delicious restaurants and bars. Some of the best cocktails ever. The views of the water from all of the restaurants on the malecon is so great.

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

The boardwalk (malecón) is a charming place to walk, sit down, watch the sea, the sunrise or sunset, the people, look for a restaurant, etc.

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columbia, sc
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

esperanza is not exactly a major metropolis, and the malecon (waterfront boardwalk) is an excellent path to most of what the area has to offer in terms of retail and restaurant options, with the bonus of offering spectacular views of the bay, especially at sunset. tip: bring a few extra dollars with you if you're going for a stroll in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

This is where the party is. The Malecon is lined with restaurants and bars that all serve great food and drinks. Be sure to stop into Lazy Jacks and Duffy's

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Medellin, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

There are nice places to hang around...the malecon gets populated by artists and other commerce. Find a nice place to eat and see the people hanging around

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Nyack, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

A small stretch across from a slew of restaurants and bars. Great view. Very charming to walk and talk with a significant other or just sit for a moment and enjoy the view. Not the most extravagant of "boardwalk" but still very nice.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

There are both here, kioskos and restaurants...facing the Sea. Park your car and walk to get the flavour of the caribbean folklore.

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