In September 2017, Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage across the island. Many places closed for rebuilding. Frommer's recommends that vacationers check in advance with all businesses before traveling.

The renovated Old City digs are the perfect spot for this local cigar maker looking to give this Puerto Rican tradition a rebirth. The cigars are made in the oldest cigar factory in the Caribbean, using Puerto Rico-grown wraps and tobacco but mixing fine leaf from across the Caribbean and Latin American region.