Tag: patron saint

  • Anasco

    Añasco is a city located on the island of Puerto Rico. It is situated near the west coast of the island and was named after Don Luis de Añasco. Añasco also borders the Mona Passage, which is a strait seperating Puerto Rico from the Hispaniola island. North of Añasco is Las Marias and Mayagüez; south of the city is Moca, Rincón and Aguada; and west of Añasco is Las Marias and San Sebastián. ...

  • Barceloneta

    Barceloneta is also known as “la ciudad le las pinas” which means “Pineapple City”. This is due to the numerous pineapple plantations which extend over most of the land that surrounds the city. There are many attractions in the town of Barceloneta, but a particularly special one is the Patron Saint Festivals. During this time the patron saint of all the island's towns and cities are held in ...