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  • Experience Plaza Las Delicias in Ponce

    As the main plaza in the Puerto Rican city of Ponce, Plaza Las Delicias features landscaped gardens, sparkling fountains and many noteworthy monuments and buildings, including the Catedral de ...

  • NASA Astronaut Joe Acaba

    When Joe Acaba was selected as a member of the 19th NASA Astronaut Training Group in May 2004, he became the first person of Puerto Rican heritage to earn this opportunity. Upon completion of ...

  • Francisco Montaner Stadium – Tribute to a Sporting Legend

    Named for one of Puerto Rico's greatest baseball pitchers of all time, Francisco "Paquito" Montaner, the Estadio Francisco Montaner is the home-ground of the Puerto Rico Baseball League's ...

  • Conservation Trust of Puerto Rico

    Operating as a private, non-profit organization, the Conservation Trust of Puerto Rico (Fideicomiso de Conservación de Puerto Rico) manages a number of the island's environmentally sensitive ...

  • Coffee, Rum, Sugar and Science in Puerto Rico

    Visitors to Puerto Rico will no doubt enjoy at least one of its world famous beverages – rum, piña colada and coffee - while exploring this fascinating Caribbean island. It is interesting to ...

  • Enjoy a Day of Family-Fun at El Tuque

    The El Tuque Recreational Complex and beach in the Punta Cucharas sector of Ponce was developed in 2002. It features an aquatic park with three large pools, one of which has waves, a maze of ...

  • Talented Musician Jesús María Sanromá

    Considered by many to be one of the most accomplished pianists of the 20th century, Jesús María Sanromá made his debut in 1913 in the Fajardo Municipal Theater – he was only eleven years old ...

  • Endemic Birds of Puerto Rico

    With its variety of habitats and abundance of protected reserves, Puerto Rico has a rich and diverse range of bird species. Of the total of 349 recorded species of birds, 42 have been ...

  • Planetarium Planned for Arecibo Observatory

    Home to the world's largest single-dish radio telescope, the Arecibo Observatory is one of Puerto Rico's top attractions, receiving around 100,000 visitors each year. Plans to build a ...

  • Puerto Rican Sea Life

    Surrounded by the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean, Puerto Rico's waters are full of fascinating marine life. From sea turtles to fish, from whales to sharks, there is plenty for scuba divers ...