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Discover Puerto Rico

Celebrate the birth of a US territory! See why people around the world commemorate the day Christopher Columbus discovered Puerto Rico and how 4 million Americans honor their Puerto Rican heritage.

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El Morro Coast

A gorgeous view of San Juan Bay from El Morro. Also known as San Felipe Fort, El Morro Castle is a 16th-century, 6-level fortress that rises 140 feet above sea level.

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