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  • Upgrades at Luis Muñoz International Airport

    Named in honor of the first elected-governor of Puerto Rico, the Luis Muñoz International Airport near San Juan serves around 8.5 million passengers every year. More than a dozen airlines ...

    July 14, 2014
  • Leatherback Turtles Make a Comeback on Puerto Rico’s Beaches

    Recent statistics from the Department of Natural and Environmental Resources' Sea Turtle Program reveal that by the end of the third week in June more than 1,700 leatherback turtle nests ...

    June 30, 2014
  • Going Organic in Santurce

    Puerto Rico's tropical climate and fertile soil makes it possible to grow a wide variety of produce all year around, and yet the island reportedly imports more than 80 percent of its food. ...

    June 16, 2014
  • Puerto Rico’s Annual Culinary Extravaganza

    Saborea Puerto Rico is promoted as 'A Culinary Extravaganza' and visitors who have been to this event are sure to agree with that description. This year Saborea Puerto Rico took place on ...

    April 7, 2014
  • Fun in the Sun at Puerto Rico’s Waterparks

    With tropical greenery as a backdrop, colorful slides and sparkling pools Parque Acuatico Las Cascadas in Aguadilla is a great destination for some family fun. Managed by the Aguadilla ...

    March 27, 2014
  • The Carnivorous Plants of Tortuguero Lagoon

    Situated between the municipalities of Manatí and Vega Baja, the Tortuguero lagoon covers an area of about 2.43 square kilometers and is Puerto Rico's only freshwater lagoon. The lagoon is ...

    March 24, 2014
  • The Spectacular Islands of Culebra, Culebrita and Luis Peña

    Consisting of a main island and twenty-three smaller islands, the archipelago of Culebra is a municipality of Puerto Rico lying around 17 miles east of the mainland. Parts of Culebra and ...

    March 10, 2014
  • Birds of Puerto Rico: Bananaquits

    Bananaquits (Coereba flaveola) are small birds found in a variety of habitats in Puerto Rico, including parks, suburban gardens and forested areas. They have adapted to living around ...

    February 24, 2014
  • Take a Stroll Through the San Juan Botanical Garden

    Covering an area of 300-acres, 75 of which are open to the public, the San Juan Botanical Garden is affiliated with the University of Puerto Rico and serves as a living laboratory for the ...

    February 10, 2014
  • María Arcelay – Making History

    In November 1932, María Luisa Arcelay (1893-1981) was elected as the representative of the district of Mayagüez in Puerto Rico's House of Representatives, thereby becoming the first woman ...

    January 27, 2014