Puerto Rico View Joshua Cogan's gorgeous photos of beaches and back roads throughout the island. Budget Travel Thursday, Nov 8, 2007, 8:22 AM Driving on Rincón's Highway 413, otherwise know as the "Road to Happiness. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan) Budget Travel LLC, 2016
 

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Driving on Rincón's Highway 413, otherwise know as the "Road to Happiness. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
Driving on Rincón's Highway 413, otherwise know as the "Road to Happiness. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
On the beach near the coastal town of Arecibo. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
On the beach near the coastal town of Arecibo. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
The Hotel Melia, a 73-room inn in the heart of Ponce's historic zone. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
The Hotel Melia, a 73-room inn in the heart of Ponce's historic zone. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
Hiking in El Yunque National Forest, a 28,000-acre tropical rain forest that's home to more than 200 species of trees. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
Hiking in El Yunque National Forest, a 28,000-acre tropical rain forest that's home to more than 200 species of trees. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
Located in Mayagüez, Ricomini Bakery is famous for brazo gitano—sponge cake rolled with fruit and cheese then dusted with powdered sugar. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
Located in Mayagüez, Ricomini Bakery is famous for brazo gitano—sponge cake rolled with fruit and cheese then dusted with powdered sugar. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
A surf instructor named Cobby, just before paddling out into the waves at Maria's Beach, Rincón. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
A surf instructor named Cobby, just before paddling out into the waves at Maria's Beach, Rincón. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
En route to the peak of El Yunque—it's one of the highest points in the Luquillo Mountains. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
En route to the peak of El Yunque—it's one of the highest points in the Luquillo Mountains. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
Visitors to Río Camuy Cave park descend into the caves on a long orange tram before heading inside for a guided tour. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
Visitors to Río Camuy Cave park descend into the caves on a long orange tram before heading inside for a guided tour. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
On weekends locals gather at La Posa, a crescent-shaped beach packed with food vendors and families. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
On weekends locals gather at La Posa, a crescent-shaped beach packed with food vendors and families. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
The laid-back surf town of Rincón is filled with interesting people—many of whom are surfers and expats. This fellow (who's orginally from South Africa) has fully embraced the vibe. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
The laid-back surf town of Rincón is filled with interesting people—many of whom are surfers and expats. This fellow (who's orginally from South Africa) has fully embraced the vibe. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
Just outside Río Camuy Cave park, home to one of the world's largest cave systems. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
Just outside Río Camuy Cave park, home to one of the world's largest cave systems. (Photograph by Joshua Cogan)
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