The Importance Of Being Puerto Rican

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Being Puerto Rican means a lot to me. It means having an enriched heritage. We have a diverse ethnic background and this makes us unique. I am very proud of the struggle, we as Puerto Ricans have had to overcome. When I sit at my grandmother’s dining room table, eating white rice with beans and chuletas with a Malta to drink, I reflect on how glad I am to be a Puerto Rican because we eat so well. Puerto Ricans are well known for being friendly, respectful and for their warm hospitality. Being Puerto Rican means more to me than just food but that’s where it all begins sitting at a table surrounded by loving, funny, loud family members. We love our food, music, family and religion. Being part of a small island, in this world with the biggest heart, brings me joy. When you are around any Puerto Rican you feel a part of the community instantly. Puerto Rico is an ideal place for a vacation. It’s a perfect place to visit. I would visit every summer with my grandmother. Puerto Rico has many different attractions. You can visit, The El Yunque River Rain Forest, Castillo San Felipe del Morro, and San Juan national Historic Site. Puerto Rico is an island located in the northeastern Caribbean Sea and is an unincorporated territory of the United States. Puerto Rico is a…show more content…
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