VIEQUES' BLACK SAND BEACH Vieques is filled with beautiful beaches, but off the beaten track is the black sand beach. Magnatite, an organic volcanic mineral washes from the hillside during rains to creates the black sand. Surrounded by clay cliffs and a
We love taking a guided tour and dip in the bioluminescent bay, located off the coast of Vieques Island. It's beautiful during the day, but at night, microorganisms cause the bay to glow whenever the water is disturbed, leaving a trail of neon blue.