(by Steve Hopkins)
The deadline for registration into the 2023 Butterfly Puerto Rico Open is February 15. Register earlier than Feb 1 (Wednesday) and save $100.
For those who haven’t but checked out this occasion, now could be the time.
$17,000 in prizes. A 4-Star occasion. Worldwide groups. And for these of you within the Northern half of the US (or wherever in Canada) – it is going to be a heat, tropical change out of your common late March slush and gloom.
There’s one thing actually particular about this occasion. Its what you’d count on from a premier 4-star occasion however with extra worldwide aptitude. San Juan is a trip vacation spot – so plan to go to the seaside when you are there (or deliver your loved ones and allow them to benefit from the seashores).
There are two seashores inside straightforward strolling distance of the resort and lots of, many different superb seashores inside a brief drive. There are snorkeling lessons (a few mile from the resort) and have video of sea turtles and brightly coloured fish. There are zip strains within the space (final yr, there was truly a zipper line setup that included a cease over the entrance entrance of the event venue). The resort may also help organize day excursions that go away from the resort and permit visits to the rain forest. There may be superb wildlife, an array of landscapes, waterfalls, a pure rock waterslide, cliffs, pure swimming pools – all simply accessible for day journeys. Outdated city in San Juan is gorgeous with neat structure, forts, statues, plazas, and brick-lined streets. The temperature will likely be superb – seemingly with lows within the 70s and highs within the mid-80s. Flowers will likely be in bloom, iguanas and brightly coloured birds will likely be close to the resort – all whereas half of the US continues to be sporting coats within the evenings and combating off the previous few frosts. And for the foodees – Cuban meals, Mexican meals, Brazillian meals, and a complete vary of Puerto Rican delicacies (like maduros – candy fried plantains) are all inside strolling distance of the resort.
For those who plan to journey for only one event this Spring – the 2023 Butterfly Puerto Rico Open is THAT event.
2023 Butterfly Puerto Rico Open Groups – March 31 – April 2
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