Puerto Rico is a beautiful island, and functions as a commonwealth under the United States of America. One can easily notice the influence of the Spanish culture in the names and structures of the places here. The official languages of the island are Spanish and English. The currency in use in Puerto Rico is the US Dollar (USD). A visit to San Juan, Ponce, Mayaguez, Arecibo, and San German is a must, when planning to come to Puerto Rico.
San Juan is the capital city of the island and you will find many historic places to explore here. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, El Castillo San Felipe del Morro, which is a mighty fort standing since the 1500s. You must visit the Bacardi Rum Factory, where you can go for a tour in automated trolleys within the premises, and where you can even enjoy rum tasting in the factory. Visit the church named El Catedral de San Juan Bautista, known for being home to the grave of Juan Ponce de Leon, the famous Spanish explorer. Explore San Juan conveniently with the help of a car rental in Puerto Rico.
Ponce is home to one of the most amazing art museums in all of Latin America. Hire a car in Puerto Rico and explore all that Ponce has to offer! Visit Ponce Museum of Art where you will find art pieces and paintings coming from various regions. You can also visit Hacienda Buena Vista Plantation, where you can gather some knowledge on the manufacture of coffee. Enjoy exhilarating water sports: snorkeling or jet skiing in the Caribbean Sea.
Mayaguez is home to two beautiful buildings: the City Hall and City Cathedral. The structures feature architectural patterns from Spain, which used to hold Puerto Rico as its colony. Nature and wildlife lovers must visit Mayaguez Zoo, where you will find the unique concept of walking among flying birds. Visit the campus of the University of Puerto Rico, where you will find a nice museum. Get a car for hire in Puerto Rico and visit these wonderful places.
With a rented car, you can arrange your daytrip to the town of Arecibo from the capital San Juan. You can also visit the town of San German from Ponce. San German looks exactly like a Spanish town and is a must-visit place.
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