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Decent little town. Not impressed at all.

We were not impressed by this little town. We had a better time just driving around and exploring... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2016
Houston, Texas
Wonderful vacation destination!

Highly recommended travel destination. Easy to get to but not overrun with tourists. Easily... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2016
Houston, Texas
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The pretty capital of Vieques offers a restored 1840s fort and busy waterfront.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

We were not impressed by this little town. We had a better time just driving around and exploring the island. I think this might be the best spot for shopping. There was a great smoothie stand across from the ferry. Get a delicious smoothie while...More

1  Thank TravelerAGG
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Highly recommended travel destination. Easy to get to but not overrun with tourists. Easily walkable city. Wonderful food choices. Very laid back, uncrowded.

2  Thank jackscuba2016
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This town was okay. It seemed very Americanized. We got there at about 4 p.m. and encountered a rude American lady who was clearly from the Northeast and owned a little shop that we were hoping to get a snack in. She explained to us...More

1  Thank Jacklyn H
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The town has two markets, lots of eateries, shops and a few worthwhile galleries, plus themferry fromthe main island arrives here. Great fresh seafood down at the pier for sale. Parked in a place just vacated in an area where imaginative parking, , due to...More

Thank Shaun030
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Esperanza is hip but Isabel seemed more authentic to me. In Esperanza there are bars/restaurants, one or two gift shops and kayak rental places--more of a tourist strip. Isabel is a town with much more. We stayed in Esperanza but I would stay in Isabel...More

3  Thank KateontheLake
Reviewed 27 February 2016

If you are searching for the local spirit, you definitely will find it there. Polite and helpful people, few small shops, art gallery and a good ocean facing bars.

2  Thank Krasina M
Reviewed 22 February 2016

We booked an airbnb here instead of the other side of the island. This is a fairly quiet town with not a lot going on most of the time. But it has a much less "touristy" vibe than Esperanza. There are several convenience stores and...More

4  Thank Wade M
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

This is the less touristy city on the island and we really enjoyed it. Don't miss shopping at the Funky Beehive, it's a fun store with beautiful swim cover ups, hats, jewelry, and other beach wear. The VQS Emporium across from Al's Mar Azul is...More

1  Thank Hannah A
Reviewed 27 November 2015

This is where the locals of Vieques are, don't be afraid to venture from Esperanza and walk these streets. Fun restaurants and shops.

2  Thank LasCrucen
Reviewed 29 September 2015

This is were you need to do all your big ticket gift buying every thing is walking distance from one another once you get their.

1  Thank DRPalone
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