As we were leaving, P commented, "Wow, these forts have lasted four hundred years and will last hundreds more. It's just amazing at how they were built pretty much by hand. Such strong structures." I seized the opportunity and responded, "Yet they could not keep your people away and from colonizing the island." We had a great laugh about it, but need to remember that not everyone gets our sense of humor. ;)
We took SS to two historic sites, each more known than El Parque de Bombas. To SS, if it is not a wooden building painted in red and black stripes, it is not worth her time.
Yes Mama and Baba, you should be impressed by my ability to be taken here and there and remain relatively unfazed.
La Garita del Diablo, an iconic Puerto Rican image.
A very determined SS made it up to La Garita del Diablo on her own: