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Vieques Island: Beaches, Bunkers and Biobay

Vieques, one of Puerto Rico's two most visited islands, is a natural wonderland known for its quiet island vibe. People who come here learn to leave their blackberries in the suitcase. They come to beach-hop and discover their favorite stretch of sand and surf. And they come to glow in the night in a miraculous biobay.
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6 Reasons Not to Visit Vieques Island
There are many reasons to visit Culebra Island; the rustic charm, stunning beaches and marine life and all worth a trip to the island. But it's not for everyone.

Activities in Vieques
Sure, there is a beach or two on Vieques Island. Yup, there is great snorkeling and scuba diving. But there's also a lot more to see and do when you come here. This tropical getaway is more than its natural beauty and aquatic adventures. There are colonial-era ruins, abandoned naval facilities, wonders of nature, and plenty of other activities to enjoy on this island. Here are just a few.

A Weekend in Vieques
Vieques is a small island; people go there to get away from the world, to relax on a beach, and to visit a natural wonder. This weekend itinerary will help you get the most out of your visit to the island.

A Guide to Vieques' Beaches
A brief guide to 10 beaches that are worth the trip to Vieques Island.

Visiting the Vieques Biobay
Mosquito Bay might not sound like a place you want to visit, but trust me, you'll never forget it. The biobay is Vieques' most unique and awe-inspiring natural phenomenon. So what, exactly, is a biobay? Read on.

The Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Design Studio and Gallery in Vieques
One reason to spend some time away from the beach in Isabel II, the Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Design Studio and Gallery is a showcase for beatiful island-inspired art, crafts and unique gifts.

Expediciones en Bieque: Horseback Riding and Kayak Tours
It's not the easiest thing to find a tour company that offers horseback riding in Vieques, but Expediciones will tailor horseback riding and kayaking tours for you. They have a stable of Paso Fino horses and offer trail rides, pony rides, nocturnal excursions and customized tours. Their kayak trips can take you to Vieques' famous biobay, snorkeling around the island, and sightseeing.

Black Beard Sports
The best place in Vieques for camping, diving, and biking gear (and rentals), Black Beard Sports also offers dive tours, training and certification.

Abe's Snorkeling and Bio-Bay Tours in Vieques
A review of Abe's awesome snorkeling and bio-bay tours on Vieques Island

Images of Christmas in Vieques
The lovely lights of Christmas make the main plaza in Isabel II, Vieques, shine with tropical splendor and whimsy.

10 Ways Vieques is different from Culebra
Vieques and Culebra are Puerto Rico's island jewels. But although both are amazing destinations, they are also quite unlike each other. Here are ten differences between the islands.

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