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The Island`s natural attractions pack a powerful punch with a majestic rain forest; three magical bioluminescent bays and an amazing ancient underground cave system, just to name a few. It is considered the culinary capital of the Caribbean for its incredible array of world-class restaurants and chefs. It`s a haven for shoppers with a fabulous selection of shopping venues. Its nightlife sizzles with excitement. Puerto Rico`s centuries-old capital city, is designated among the World Heritage sites, and a visit to its picturesque cobblestone streets is an unforgettable experience. [More about Puerto Rico, Island of Enchantment]
Puerto Rico General Information
Capital City: San Juan
Population: 3,817,317 (Census 2001)
Citizen: United States
Official languages: English and Spanish
Size: Approximately 100 by 35 miles (160 by 56 km).
Weather: Tropical, with an annual temperature of 82 degrees F.
Time Zone: “Atlantic Standard Time” (AST).
An hour later that “U.S. Eastern Standard Time (EST) from October to April, and same as the” Eastern Daylight Saving Time from April to October.
Government: Democratic elections every four years. Three Branches of Government. Constitutional Governor and his cabinet are members of the executive, the legislative system is bicameral and the Judicial Branch.
Currency: U.S. Dollar
Puerto Rico, its Towns, Cities and Facts...
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About Boricua OnLine
BoricuaOnLine.com was originally created as part of a project of TechPrimeWeb.com. Its purpose is to provide the dissolution of historical, cultural and political information of Puero Rico. BoricuaOnLine.com presents relevant data about Puerto Rico and its municipalities in a concise and very specific way. Much of the information contained herein is expanded in other sections of our portal.
Here you will find everything related to the towns and municipalities of Puerto Rico. You can find information on each of its cities, from its Origin, Foundation, Location, Population, Population Density, Map and Neighborhoods, Census Population, Industries, Average Wage, Shield and History as well as Public schools by level of education, Events, Attractions, Famous, Mayors, Election Results, among other facts.
Boricua OnLine is dedicated to Puerto Ricans “Boricuas” on the island, and those who are far from the homeland but present in heart and soul.