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The most useful Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rican newspapers, websites

MOST POPULAR POSTS ON THIS SITE: https://puertoriconewcomer.wordpress.com/2017/10/13/the-mess-of-puerto-rico-long-before-hurricane-maria-hit-the-island https://puertoriconewcomer.wordpress.com/most-popular-posts-the-true-story-behind-the-dysfunction-of-puerto-rico-and-how-to-fix-it-by-moving-from-socialist-policies-to-capitalist-policies https://puertoriconewcomer.wordpress.com/category/best-most-popular-posts-about-puerto-rico /// Here is a list of other sites with good information: http://wikitravel.org/en/San_Juan http://wikitravel.org/en/Old_San_Juan Bienvenidos – Official Visitors Magazine of the Puerto Rico Hotel and Tourism Association http://www.numbeo.com/cost-of-living/country_result.jsp?country=Puerto+Rico NEWS IN ENGLISH http://www.caribbeanbusiness.comContinue reading

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Crunch Fitness Gym has about 3 locations in Puerto Rico

Crunch Fitness has about 3 locations in Puerto Rico. http://www.crunch.com/locations Compare to Planet Fitness which has more affordable monthly plans & far more locations. https://puertoriconewcomer.wordpress.com/2016/12/13/planet-fitness-has-10-locations-in-puerto-rico-open-24-hours-most-days Plans cost $10, 22, or $30/month. In addition, an annual fee will be billed yearly. … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Neighborhoods, Barrios, Zip Codes

  https://suburbanstats.org/zip-codes/puerto-rico Zip Codes Where is the primary city Zip Codes for Puerto Rico Zip Code Primary City Secondary City 00601 Adjuntas Colinas Del Gigante, Jard De Adjuntas, Urb San Joaquin 00602 Aguada Comunidad Las Flores, Ext Los Robles, Urb … Continue reading

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Planet Fitness has about 12 locations in Puerto Rico, with most open M-F 24 hours, SAT-SUN 7AM-7PM

Compare to Crunch Fitness Gyms which have more expensive monthly plans, with far fewer locations. https://puertoriconewcomer.wordpress.com/2019/12/30/crunch-fitness-gym-has-about-3-locations-in-puerto-rico Planet Fitness has far more locations in the US & PR than Crunch Fitness Gyms. Planet Fitness has about 12 locations in Puerto Rico, … Continue reading

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Widespread power outage in Puerto Rico

http://www.caribbeanbusiness.com/major-outage-leaves-1-5-million-without-power Major outage leaves tens of thousands without power Caribbean Business on September 21, 2016 SAN JUAN – A massive blackout has left tens of thousands of Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (Prepa) customers without power following a massive blackout Wednesday. … Continue reading

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Learning Spanish, for free, free Spanish lessons, practicing Spanish for Puerto Rico

Here are some free sites to help you learn Spanish online.  Let others know in the comments below which sites you liked best. http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/spanish http://onlinefreespanish.com http://www.123teachme.com http://studyspanish.com/travel http://www.learnalanguage.com/learn-spanish https://rockalingua.com/games/repaso-vocabulario https://translate.google.com With Google translate, you can copy and paste to translate … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico has 78 municipios or municipalities, similar to counties, in Puerto Rico.

There are 78 county equivalent entities known as municipios or municipalities in Puerto Rico. All municipios are functioning governmental entities. Adjuntas Aguada Aguadilla Aguas Buenas Aibonito Añasco Arecibo Arroyo Barceloneta Barranquitas Bayamón Cabo Rojo Caguas Camuy Canóvanas Carolina Cataño Cayey … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Zip Codes, Postal Codes

In Puerto Rico, the United States standard 5 digit and 5+4 digit zip code format are used. This site will show you the zip code boundaries for any zip code you input. http://zipmap.net/Puerto_Rico.htm This USPS site will give you a … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Newcomers Club

Welcome to Puerto Rico!  Take a look around this site to find information that will be useful to you while visiting or living in Puerto Rico.  Whether you are on vacation or have moved here, we have put together many … Continue reading

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Useful Puerto Rico, San Juan newspapers, websites

Here is a list of other sites with good information: http://wikitravel.org/en/San_Juan http://wikitravel.org/en/Old_San_Juan http://bienvenidospuertorico.net http://www.numbeo.com/cost-of-living/country_result.jsp?country=Puerto+Rico NEWS IN ENGLISH http://www.caribbeanbusinesspr.com – BEST PR ENGLISH NEWS SITE http://www.cb.pr/ebook/index.html FLIPBOOK FOR CARIBBEAN BUSINESS PR http://www.puertoricoreport.com http://www.sanjuanweeklypr.com http://www.businesspr.today http://newsismybusiness.com http://www.puertorico-herald.org DOESN’T SEEM TO HAVE ANY … Continue reading

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