My family had the good fortune to rent the Casa de Luz on the first leg of our excursion to Vieques and Puerto Rico. We were greeted at the airport by Joey, the housekeeper, who was extremely friendly and as a native of Vieques, was very knowledgeable about the island. He even gave us a tour of the island while driving us to the casa. Upon arrival to the two-story casa, we were awed by the breathtaking view.
The balcony overlooked the small town of Isabelle II as well as the ocean beyond. To the east was a view of Puerto Rico, to the west Culebra and below was the big, beautiful pool. The large tiled balcony was a relaxing place to welcome the morning sun, the evening sunsets and enjoy all of our meals. The hammock and the zero-gravity chairs provided the perfect perch on which to gaze at the glittering stars in the evening.
The expansive home was simply furnished with rattan and dark wood furniture; adding to the relaxing, island vibe. Modern kitchen amenities...