Sharon Flax-Brutus, British Virgin Islands director of tourism, said that the increase in service will help address the challenge of airlift and accessibility to the destination.
Blessed with a natural harbor, the destination has been working on attracting more cruise traffic and is having success with new calls and turnaround operations scheduled from several lines.
Viking Cruises began a series of 10- and 11-day Caribbean voyages from San Juan in October, choosing the Puerto Rican departure point for its quick access to destinations that are a haul from South Florida.
The city packs a punch for partiers, culture vultures, history buffs, sun worshippers and foodies, all without needing a passport.
The ultra-low-cost carrier will begin seasonal service to Puerto Rico's capital from Cincinnati and Pittsburgh on Dec. 17.
The ultra-low-cost carrier will fly from Orlando Sanford to Puerto Rico's capital four days per week, starting in December.
The program promotes local artists and showcases their work at various locations throughout the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort in Rio Grande.
Seated on an oceanfront balcony at the hotel, it was easy to understand the neighborhood's appeal as the waves crashed onto the shore: no sound but the roar of the ocean and an endless vista of sea-bottle green and cerulean blue merging into the horizon.