Puerto Rico voted Top Caribbean Island in USA TODAY 10Best Readers' Choice Travel Award Contest – Theodore Koumelis – 15 January 2014
According to Travel Daily News, the Puerto Rico Tourism Company announced that Puerto Rico has been selected as the number one Caribbean Island in the USA TODAY 10Best Readers' Choice Travel Award Contest. Puerto Rico tops the list of destinations, which also included Curacao, Dominica and Barbados.
"We are delighted to receive this honor and invite travelers to explore and experience all that Puerto Rico offers for themselves," said Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company. "We look forward to continuing to be a premier Caribbean destination for all travelers no matter what budget – whether they are simply looking for a place to relax and unwind, to the more adventurous who want to trek through rainforests and scuba in coral reefs."
Just one visit to Puerto Rico reveals why it was the top selection in the 10Best Contest. The island delivers a unique mix of Spanish, Taino Indian, and African influences, with a tropical atmosphere of beaches, rainforests and oceans.
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