The Colors of Puerto Rico

Beyond the casinos and resort-studded beaches, a rainbow of possibilities beckons.

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Pool Bar
Photo: David Hillegas

Where To Drink

El Batey Bar in Old San Juan features dim lighting and graffiti-covered walls; 101 Cristo (no phone). El Picoteo at El Convento serves festive cocktails and tapas; 787/723-9020 or In Rincón, go to Banana Dang for a java fix; 787/823-0963 or Sip cocktails and eat sushi with surfers at the Pool Bar; 787/823-8135.

Left: Grab a snack at the Pool Bar in Rincón, founded by Yuri Palchevsky (pictured) and Allison West.

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