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  • The Kapok Tree – the National Tree of Puerto Rico

    If you travel to Puerto Rico you may notice that there is an abundance of one particular tree – the Kapok (Ceiba) tree. This beautiful tree is common in tropical rainforests and other natural ...

  • The Critically Endangered Puerto Rican Parrot

    If you visit the Caribbean National Forest while you are in Puerto Rico, you may be fortunate enough to see a Puerto Rican Amazon Parrot. This attractive bird is endemic to Puerto Rico, but it ...

  • El Commandante Race Track – Pride of Puerto Rico

    Horse racing became a very popular sport in Puerto Rico in the early 1900’s. The first imported racehorses that were documented went by the names of Meteor and Covandonga. Following their ...

  • The Puerto Rico Convention Center, an "Urban Resort" in San Juan

    Puerto Rico's new convention center, the “Centro de Convenciones de Puerto Rico”, is the Caribbean region's largest and most technologically advanced center of its type. Costing $188 million and ...

  • Hacienda Carabali Horse Riding Adventures

    Horse back riding can be a very memorable experience, especially when your ride takes you through breathtaking foothills and endless stretches of nature. Tourists in Puerto Rico have the ...

  • The Artisans Fair – A Collaboration of the Arts

    If you are planning a trip to Puerto Rico around the June/July holidays, you might want to consider spending some time at the Artisans Fair. This brilliant fair will keep you entertained for ...

  • The Famous Amparo Porcelain Inn of Puerto Rico

    Down a pretty little street in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, there lies a little treasure chest to delight the senses and the heart of each one who is privileged enough to be able to visit and ...

  • Ricky Martin Performing Live in Puerto Rico

    When you hear the name Ricky Martin, you automatically think of the pulsating rhythms of songs like “She Bangs” and “Livin La Vida Loca” with which he took the world by storm. This singer / ...

  • Discover the Unique National Bird of Puerto Rico

    If you go to Puerto Rico you might notice images here and there of a small bird with two white stripes running across its face. This is the Reina Mora - or Puerto Rican Spindalis (Spindalis ...

  • Juan Evangelista Venegas – Olympic Medal Winner

    Not many people associate Puerto Rico with the Olympics but this great country has long been a participant in the greatest international sporting competition in the world. Success at the ...