Puerto Rico

Meg MCconnell

Basic Facts...

Puerto Rico is an island. The capital city is San Juan, Puerto Rico. The population was 3.667 million in 2012. The main language is spanish . The currency is pesos.

Famous Places...

"Puesta de sol en Boqureon" It is a beach. "Cueva ventana" It is a cave that looks out over mountains. "Cobo rojo Light house" It is a light house that is pretty high up from the ocean.

Food and Drink...

Puerto rico has tons of rice. They sell tons of exotic fruits in markets. Like Mexican food Puerto Rico uses a lot of herbs and spices.

Expressions...

- Bizcocho: easy, piece of cake

- Ni Pa: not for anything

- Tomar el pello: pulling someones leg

Other facts...

The Puerto Rican Spindalis is the national bird. The national tree is the Ceiba tree. The national flower is the grandiflora.

Citations...

http://www.talking-naturally.co.uk/puerto-rican-sp...

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g147319-Puerto_...

http://www.shedexpedition.com/puerto-rico-island-c...