We are staying at the El Con in April. Exploring the beaches. We had been hiking trails for some time when we came upon a sign: Apparently, gems like these commonly wash up on this particular beach. Level Contributor. It is miles off of the east coast. Profile Join. Top questions about Puerto Rico. Number of Bottles Collected So Far: Paul R. For more Sweet Spot Travels: It is miles off of the east coast. Like Loading It is not the main beach on the island; it is a hike up and over the center of the hilly island, and there are no facilities on that side. No you can't land a boat on that side of the island. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.