Puerto Rico!! …. #BoricuaPride … “Vieques and Culebra are known thanks to the tourism sector. Its beaches and various natural resources are worth a visit, even once in a lifetime. However, although this sector is of great importance for the economy of both island-municipalities to flourish, we must understand that there are certain issues that need to be resolved.”
In “Vieques y Culebra: dos islas en el olvido,”Carmen A. Figueroa Guzman (80grados) writes about the two Puerto Rican island-municipalities Vieques and Culebra.
I recently read news that, after 10 years, a community pharmacy is finally opening on the island municipality of Culebra.
This is one of those stories that makes you think about how ignored these municipal islands are. Their names are only heard when there is a storm about to hit them, or when there is a mishap with the transportation system [ferries] on which they depend so much.
They are the moments when one thinks about the diverse needs that the inhabitants of these islands are going through. And it is frustrating to see the extent to which the country’s private and government sectors are ignoring their pleas.
Vieques and Culebra are known thanks to the tourism sector. Its beaches and various natural resources…
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