Caguas is home to a rather unique theme park known locally as the Jardin Botanico y Cultural de Caguas (Caguas Botanical and Cultural Garden). The park’s main goal is to educate and inform the public about the way that certain facets of Puerto Rican culture are related to nature and tropical agriculture. It also explores the fascinating history of the area.
Puerto Rico, like so many other countries, has a rich cultural background with legends, fairytales, myths and folklore. The folklore heritage of Puerto Rico reflects the culture of the various national groups who have lived in the country over the years, including the Taíno, the black slaves and the Spaniards.
Over the course of Puerto Rico's history the country has been strongly influenced by a number of different cultures. The strongest of these were Spanish and Western, but there are also a number of other cultures which have been merged with these to provide a culture which is unique to Puerto Rico. Today you will find that not only do the inhabitants of this island enjoy a wonderfully rich ...