The Commonwealth ofPuerto Rico
Una Isla De Encanto
Capitol and Population
The capitol of Puerto Rico is San Juan. The population as of 2012 is 3,667,084.
Foods of Puerto Rico
These are tamales made of green plantains, vegetables, and meat.
It is an eggnog-like rum and coconut milk-based homemade beverage.
Also called patacones, they are fried plantains
The Coqui is a frog that only lives in Puerto Rico. It gets its name from the sound it makes
Puerto Ricans use US dollars just as Americans
Places of Puerto Rico
This is the only tropical rain forest in the United States
Castillo de San Cristobal
A spanish fort in San Juan to protect against attacks
Parque de la Ceiba
This is a passive park in San Antón. It is home to the Ceiba tree.
Bomba y Plena
The two main types of music in Puerto Rico. Bomba is played by two large drums while Plena is played with a tambourine and gourd scraper
Bomba in Loiza, Puerto Rico #1
Tito Matos - La Plena with Congas
Famous Puerto Ricans
He is a famous comedian and talk show host
He is an actor and singer. He is most known for being married to Jennifer Lopez
He is an actor, singer, and songwriter. He is in Pretty Little Liars