What are Puerto Ricans traditions?
Nochebuena. For most Puerto Ricans, Christmas Eve or Nochebuena trumps Christmas Day. This is the night where family and friends gather for a traditional dinner, exchange gifts, go out on parrandas, or take a drive to enjoy the Christmas decorations around town.
What language do Puerto Ricans speak?
Spanish English Puerto Rico/Official languages Both English and Spanish are the official languages in Puerto Rico because its a U.S. territory. Puerto Ricans living on the island have a complicated relationship with the United States.
Whats your nationality if youre from Puerto Rico?
All persons born in Puerto Rico on or after January 13, 1941, and subject to the jurisdiction of the United States, are citizens of the United States at birth.
Is Salsa Puerto Rican or Cuban?
Salsa is an amalgamation of Cuban dances such mambo, pachanga, and rumba as well as American dances such as swing and tap. It was primarily developed by Puerto Ricans and Cubans living in New York in the late 1960s and early 1970s.