Puerto Rico: 5 facts about this year’s vacay hotspot

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By: Jared Cotter Posted: 8:46 PM, Jun 22, 2017

If you're looking for a new vacation destination with, sun, sand, sea, and good food that's close to home, think about taking a trip to Puerto Rico. Located, just to the southeast of the state of Florida, this hot spot has come to be known as "The All-Star Island". With its beautiful views and exciting culture, you'll want to consider this spot for some R&R. Take a mental vacation to the island right now with Jared Cotter and these 5 vacation worthy facts about the commonwealth.

1. El Yunque National Forest

Puerto Rico is home to a rainforest that boasts movie like beauty in real life.

2. Two Seas for the Price of One

The commonwealth is surrounded by both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, giving tourists more water temperature options than you might find on other trips to the beach.

3. Island of the Crowns

The beautiful island is also home to beautiful people, including several Miss Universe pageant winners, makig it one of the most successful competing lands.

4. Land of the Winners

Puerto Rico doesn't only collect crowns at Miss Universe, but it also collects medals at the Olympics.

5. Rum Land

If you're a fan of Bacardi, you'll want to visit their distillery, which also just so happens to be the world's largest distillery, located on the island.

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