Puerto Rico

Fun Facts

For centuries, Puerto Rico was populated by aboriginal peoples until the island was claimed by the Spanish Crown in 1493, following Christopher Columbus’s second voyage to the Americas.

Puerto Rico, located in the Caribbean, is a territory of the United States; Puerto Ricans are U.S. citizens.

The most common animal of Puerto Rico is the coqui, a small tree frog.

Puerto Rico’s name in Spanish means rich port, and it exports many kinds of citrus fruits.

[Jesus said,] “We must work the works of Him who sent Me while it is day; night is coming, when no one can work. As long as I am in the world, I am the light of the world.” John 9:4–5

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