Videos tagged with "puerto"
Cockfighting in Puerto Rico [04:08]
The controversial sport of Cockfighting flourishes in Puerto Rico, where some people consider it a tradition.
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Ponce, Puerto Rico: Pedestrian shopping street [03:13]
Just south of Arecibo we started to drive south on Highway 10 to cross the islands main mountain range, the "Cordillera Central", in order to reach the island's south coast. Although the island is only 35 miles (about 50 km) wide, it can take hours to cross the island, especially after the main highway ends. We had to get onto narrow local roads that snake around the mountains and took us past local towns such as Utuado and Adjuntas. We could barely go faster than 25, 30 km/h and it was ...
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Arecibo, Puerto Rico: Helpful local leads us to highway [03:11]
One of the things I love about travel is to discover local places that are not necessarily frequented by tourists. We started the day by driving west from Dorado into the coastal town of Arecibo which was settled in 1556. Caught in a downpour, we watched the goings-on on the main square ducked underneath a balcony. This town was definitely not a tourist town, and some of the rather run-down buildings away from the main square attested to that. When we were trying to find our way out of town ...
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