El Yunque El Yunque contains more than 240 species of trees and plants, 23 of which are found nowhere else. Formerly called the Caribbean National Forest, el Yunque is made up of over 28,000 acres of land. 1 acre = about a football field without the endzones
El Yunque Typical yearly rainfall can be up to 240 inches per year which constitutes more than 100 billion US gallons. The annual rainfall average in Bartlett, IL is 37.22 inches.
El Yunque Visit the relaxing Yunque Tropical Forest! el coquí
Las máscaras de vejigante They are a make-believe character, full of energy and color. These masks are made for use during festivities.
Las máscaras de vejigante Sometimes they are used to commemorate the death of saints.
Las máscaras de vejigante Sometimes the idea is to have the good vejigantes get rid of the evil ones through the native dance of bomba y plena. ¡Bomba!