Puerto Rico San Juan

La Fortaleza

Historical site in Puerto Rico serving as the official residence of the Governor, located in San Juan near the Atlantic coast.
  • 63 Calle De La Fortaleza

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La Fortaleza, located in San Juan, Puerto Rico, is an iconic World Heritage Site that dates back to the 16th century. Built as a fortress to protect Spanish settlers from invaders, the site includes a magnificent historic structure that has been impeccably preserved over the years. With its rich architectural detail and stunning location overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, La Fortaleza is a must-visit site for anyone interested in North America's colonial history.

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  • World Heritage Sites in North America

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Sprawling natural parks with unique wildlife, ancient and mysterious temples, world-renown monuments, and more- the continent of North America is one with a deep history to be uncovered. Explore some of humankind's most famous mysteries and witness nature's magnificence at these UNESCO designated world heritage sites across the massive continent.