From the moment you arrive at Castillo San Felipe del Morro, otherwise known as El Morro, you’ll feel as if you’ve been teleported back in time to the 16th century. The sheer size of the six-level fortress is truly breathtaking, as is the gorgeous oceanfront view. Built at the entrance of the Bay of San Juan, El Morro played a key role in protecting the area. Today, the fortress is one of the most iconic sites in Puerto Rico and is a must-see destination. On any given day, you’ll see people scattered throughout the widespread lawn surrounding the fortress enjoying all sorts of activities. Whether that’s a picnic with friends, taking advantage of the sprawling space to fly a kite or simply the desire to snap an awesome picture, El Morro provides all sorts of entertainment for any age.