Puerto Rico

Let's Learn About Puerto Rico !!

Political Status

Puerto Rico is an unincorporated territory of the United States. Puerto Rico is also described as "a territory appurtenant and belonging to the United States, but not a part of the United States". Puerto Rico is also considered a Caribbean nation with their own national identity.


Puerto Rico's favorite Sport

Baseball is Puerto Rico's favorite sport. This is because a lot of families don't live close to places where there are basketball courts and football fields most of Puerto Rico is grass land and dirt perfect to play baseball or football.


Puerto Rico's famous animal

Coqui is a Puerto Rican tiny tree frog that is very small actually about one inch long. Some coquíes look green, some brown and some yellowish. Coquíes have a high pitched sound and can be heard from far away.

Puerto Rico's Capital

San Juan is Puerto Rico's capital. It has a population of 395,326 making it the 46th-largest city. San Juan was found by Spanish colonists.


Currency

Puerto Rico has its own supply of gold. Puerto became the first to print 8-real banknotes.


La Ceiba de Ponce

This is actually called Parque de la Ceiba. Which is an tree park surrounded by Ceiba trees.


Bomba y Plena

These are the types of mucis and dance they do in Puerto Rico. Below you will see an video.


Bomba Y Plena Dance