"Puerto Rico--The Island of Enchantment!" Top 5 Page for this destination Puerto Rico by pabertra
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The island of Puerto Rico was magnificent. From the blue, early 19th century Spanish cobblestones lining the streets of Old San Juan, to the chirping of the Coquis (tiny tree frogs) in El Yunque (the rainforest) the island of Puerto Rico will win your heart! On my journey I hiked through the rainforest, ferried over to Culebra, a sophisticated island hoppers paradise, walked through the historical streets of Old San Juan, and soaked up the sun on the desolate, picture perfect beaches! If you are interested about learning more about this island don't hesitate to email me through this site. Let me be your free Puerto Rico travel resource.
This is a map of the Caribbean and Puerto Rico is circled in red. The island is situated to the east of the Dominican Republic and to the west of the Virgin Islands.
Puerto Rico is a United States commonwealth. They still retain their own flag and their own vibrant culture.
Full country name: Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Population: 3.91 million
People: Hispanic 88.5%, Amerindian 0.4%, Asian 0.2%, mixed and other 10.9%
Language: Spanish; Castilian, English
Religion: Roman Catholic (85%), Protestant
Government: commonwealth of the United States
Head of State: Chief Of State (US President) George W Bush
Head of Government: Governor Sila María Calderón
- Pros:Desolate Beaches, Nature Lover's Paradise, Lush and Beautiful
- In a nutshell:I LOVE PUERTO RICO!!!!
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This somewhat modern church in Old San Juan was so beautiful. It had such a Mediterranean feel to it, with it's clean... more travel advice
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