Travel By Fingertip.....Puerto Rico

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Sporting Life In Puerto Rico

Sailing
Sunset cruises on the Condado Plaza (Ph: 721-6090 complete with champagne are breathtaking. Arrange full and half day charters with the Riviera Yacht Charters (Ph: 850-2084) to Vieques or Monkey Island. In Fajardo, the Spread Eagle plans trips to the island of Icacos for snorkeling (Ph: 863-1905) and the Marina Puerto del Rey's, East Wind (Ph: 863-2821) offers trips to the Cayo Icacos.
Scuba Diving & Snorkeling
Join a snorkeling trip to Icacos Islands. The island's largest dive operators are Coral Head Divers (Ph: 850-7208) at the Palmas del Mar resort near Humacao. You can also rent equipment, receive instruction and arrange dive trips with the Castillo Watersports, Isla Verde, (Ph: 791-6195); Calypso Watersports, San Juan (Ph: 791-6100); Condado Plaza Watersports Center (Ph: 721-6090).
Golf
Golf lover's are in heaven in Puerto Rico. Two Senior PGA tournaments one in December and the National pro Am in November. The Hyatt Dorado Beach Resort (Ph: 796-1234); Hyatt Cerrormar Beach (Ph: 796-8915); Palmas del Mar (Ph: 852-6000); Punta Borinquen (Ph: 890-2987). The newest addition at the El Conquistador Resort (Ph: 863-8899) designed by Arthur Hill is a terrific challenge.
Tennis
Most of the larger island resorts offer instructions and The Caribe Hilton, 6 courts (Ph: 721-0303) arranges visiting guest tournaments. Night time play at San Juan Central Park, 17 courts (Ph: 722-1646); Hyatt Regency Cerromar Beach Hotel, 14 courts (Ph: 796-1234); Palmas del Mar Resort, 3 night courts (Ph: 852-6000) and the El Conquistador (Ph: 863-1000), 4 night courts.
Deep-Sea Fishing
A popular pastime on the island. For full and half-day charters, the largest operator is Benitez Deep-Sea Fishing, San Juan (Ph: 723-2292) or San Juan Fishing Charters (Ph: 723-0415) and Castillo Watersports, Isla Verde (Ph: 791-6195).
Horseback Riding
For beach trail rides call, Palmas del Mar Equestrian Center, Humacao (Ph: 852-6000) and to ride the luscious rainforests, Hacienda Carabali (Ph: 889-5820). The best