Fun Geography / Landscape Factoids about Puerto Rico

Who doesn’t love a good factoid?  Here are some of our favorites about the landscape and geography of Puerto Rico.  If we missed one please comment and let us know!

 

  • The world’s 3rd largest underground river is in Camuy, Puerto Rico
  • El Yunque in Puerto Rico is the only tropical rainforest in the US Parks System
  • It is estimated that there is more Nickel in the mountains of Puerto Rico than in all of the U.S. combined.
  • The Bermuda Triangle is bounded roughly by Florida, Bermuda and Puerto Rico.  You can visit the southernmost point by going to the Las Cabezas lighthouse in Fajardo.
Captain Tim
Captain Tim

Captain Tim is the founder of Caribbean Trading Company in Puerto Rico. Many years ago Captain Tim was a normal everyday guy who decided to do what so many people only dream about. He moved to the Caribbean. Traveling throughout the islands, he has the joy of sharing this lifestyle and its flavors with the world.

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