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  Culebra, Puerto Rico - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Culebra is an archipelago consisting of the main island and twenty-three smaller islands that lie off its coast.
The capital of the Culebra is Dewey, Puerto Rico.
Culebra is also a popular destination for scuba divers because of the many reefs throughout the archipelago and the crystal clear waters.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Culebra,_Puerto_Rico   (1012 words)

  
 Culebra (Puerto Rico)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This is an island east of Puerto Rico, populated by approximately 3,000 inhabitants.
The yellow represents the flag of the Delegation of Culebra and of the Comity of the Ransom of Culebra.
Green constitutes a reference to the Puerto Rico's Shield to imply that Culebra is a Puerto Rican land.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/pr-cu.html   (298 words)

  
 Culebra, Puerto Rico
Located 27 km (17 miles) east of Puerto Rico and 19 km (12 miles) west to Saint Thomas, its dimensions are about 11 km (7 miles) long and 5 km (3.5 miles) wide.
With the outbreak of WWII in 1939, the Culebra Archipelago became the primary gunnery and bombing practice site for the U.S. Navy and continued to be used for these purposes until 1975.
Culebra has sparse, thin soils and no permanent rivers or streams; water is obtained from a desalinization plant.
welcome.topuertorico.org /city/culebra.shtml   (823 words)

  
 Culebra, Puerto Rico, National Wildlife Refuge
Culebra National Wildlife Refuge is one of over 400 wildlife refuges administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in the United States, Puerto Rico and U.S. territories.
When the first colonists arrived, in 1880, from neighboring Vieques and Puerto Rico, the indians and pirates were gone and the chief obstacles to colonization were swarms of biting flies and mosquitos.
In 1898 Puerto Rico was ceded to the U.S. by Spain at the end of the Spanish-American war and in 1901 the Culebra Naval Reservation was established.
www.tamarindo-beach.com /wildlife_refuge.html   (1316 words)

  
 Casablanca Condo, Culebra, Puerto Rico - While in Culebra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Culebra Island is one of the municipalities of Puerto Rico, which makes it a U.S. territory.
The refuge area is comprised of lands on the main island of Culebra and 22 smaller islands in the surrounding areas.
And, Culebra is also for those who wish to release their daily stress and wish to replenish their soul with peace and tranquility.
www.casablancacondo.com /culebra.htm   (935 words)

  
 Casa Ensenada, Vacation Rental, Culebra, Puerto Rico
Culebra is midway between Puerto Rico and St. Thomas.
Culebra is a small, undeveloped, low-crime island with casual and friendly people, uncrowded sandy beaches, excellent scuba and snorkeling, and good sport fishing.
A third of Culebra is a National wildlife refuge, with many varieties of birds, fish, and turtles.
www.cvillas.com /puertorico/casaensenada   (639 words)

  
 About Puerto Rico . . .Culebra
Culebra is an off-shore island-municipality with 1,800 residents (2000 census) and a sluggish way of life.
Tap water in Culebra is brought in by pipes from the “mainland”.
Culebra is a favorite vacation spot for many tourists from the rest of Puerto Rico also.
www.dollarman.com /puertorico/culebra.html   (396 words)

  
 culebra snorkeling puerto rico   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Culebra Puerto Rico hotel offering one- and two-bedroom kitchen-equipped villas on a private estate on the beach, with swimming pool, on Culebra's Marine Reserve, next to great snorkeling and kayaking...
Culebra, Puerto Rico:Snorkeling, Swimming, and Shelling in the Tamarindo and Flamenco Region
Culebra Island is a jewel of the undiscovered Caribbean, where time is measured by unparalleled sunsets...
www.snorkle-masks-guides.info /culebra-snorkeling-puerto-rico.html   (327 words)

  
 Travel information for Culebra, Puerto Rico
Culebra Island is the Caribbean as it was many years ago.
In 1909, the Culebra National Wildlife Refuge was established and is presently one of over 400 sites administered by the US Fish and Wildlife service.
For those of you who need a little high octane injected in your vacation, St. Thomas and mainland Puerto Rico are just day trips from Culebra.
www.posada.com /travel.htm   (352 words)

  
 Culebra - Puerto Rico
Culebra is an ideal spot for beaches, sports and nature.
One of two islands of the Culebra National Wildlife Refuge that is open to the public.
Established in 1909 by President Theodore Roosevelt, this stunning nature refuge covers 1,580 acres, which encompass part of Culebra and 23 adjacent islands and rock formations, all maintained in their natural state.
www.travelandsports.com /cul.htm   (1094 words)

  
 Island of Culebra - Puerto Rico
Culebra is one of the last undiscovered gems of the Caribbean, a magic isle surrounded by untouched coral reefs and ringed with deserted, powdery-white beaches.
It lies approximately seventeen miles east of Puerto Rico and twelve miles west of Saint Thomas.
This small island populated by about 2,800 friendly people is part of Puerto Rico, with easy accessibility from any part of the United States and similar currency, but without the crowds of San Juan.
www.culebrabeachrental.com /culebra.htm   (243 words)

  
 Puerto Rico Journey: The Eastern Islands, Culebra
Culebra, named after a large, local lizard, is located about 25 miles off shore east of the mainland.
The Culebra airport sits at the bottom of Mt. Resaca next to the small town of Dewey.
Walking the beach towards the northwest corner, you will see several old tanks hidden in the scrub that were used by the military for target practice.
www.iit.edu /~PR/prcul.html   (1352 words)

  
 Tamarindo Estates Beach Resort, Culebra Island, Puerto Rico, Caribbean
Culebra is one of Puerto Rico's off-shore islands, 10 miles square in area and 17 miles east of Puerto Rico.
Culebra was discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1493 and was under the Spanish Crown until 1898 when it became part of the United States.
Culebra is an unspoiled divers' and beachcombers' paradise, also coveted by bird watchers.
www.innsnorthamerica.com /Caribbean/TamarindoEstates.htm   (539 words)

  
 Islands (Puerto Rico)
The Enchanted Isle english - Nice overview / introduction to Puerto Rico and the Sister Islands, Culebra and Vieques......Offer the most complete lodging guides, restaurants, house and car rentals, and photography of the island.
Culebra Island Real-estate Vacation Rentals english - It is our goal to provide quality rental houses and villas to vacationers seeking to experience this unique island....
Culebra, one of Puerto Rico's beautiful off-shore islands, is 10 square miles in area and located 17 miles east of Puerto Rico....
www.tuttinsieme.it /tutti/tut/caribbean/puertorico/islands.htm   (502 words)

  
 Kayak Paradise, Culebra, Puerto Rico   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Kayaking is safe and comfortable for any age and the calm waters around Culebra are great for beginners.
We're off to one of Culebra, Puerto Rico's beautiful offshore cays - Luis Pena!  The crossing is about 1 and 1/4 miles.  Take your snorkeling gear, lunch, and camera for the adventure of your life!
Culebra, Puerto Rico is a Kayak Paradise.  Don't miss it!
www.posada.com /Kayak.htm   (97 words)

  
 Suncom puerto rico   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
is the same as el nuevo dia san juan puerto ricobanco popular de puerto rico.
Enfrentémoslo: existen más productos puerto rico relacionados con la salud,puerto rico hoy en día, de los que había en el pasado, y usted tiene unas pocas buenas compañías y productos para de los que elegir.
and trabajos en puerto rico depends on san juan island map.
xangopuertorico.info /suncompuertorico.html   (882 words)

  
 Hurricane Marilyn at Culebra Puerto Rico
But at Culebra, there was never a period of calm as is experienced when the eye of a hurricane passes overhead.
As the eye of the hurricane passed Culebra to the northeast, the wind direction which started out in from the northeast, backed from to north, and then the strongest wind blew out of the northwest.
At Fajardo, on the northeast coast of Puerto Rico, the most damage was caused by flooding from the torrential rain.
www.jarogers.com /marilyn.htm   (2416 words)

  
 USGS Measures Coral Reef Recovery In Culebra, Puerto Rico
The most obvious effect of the storm was the near total destruction of the elkhorn coral, a principal reef builder in the Caribbean.
Similar studies by the USGS in Florida and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and by scientists elsewhere in the Caribbean have shown that corals throughout the region are being stressed.
Nevertheless, the reefs in Culebra are in very good condition as compared to reefs in other parts of Puerto Rico, Florida, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
www.eurekalert.org /pub_releases/1998-07/USGS-UMCR-240798.php   (467 words)

  
 Caribbean Vacations - culebra puerto rico
Culebra is an island municipality under the domain of Puerto Rico, which has been under the protection of the United States, since its annexation from Spain in...
Culebra Puerto Rico hotel offering one- and two-bedroom kitchen-equipped villas on a private estate on the beach, with swimming pool, on Culebra's Marine...
Airline and ferry schedules between Culebra and Fajardo and San Juan, Puerto Rico.
www.greatcaribbeanvillas.com /results/culebra_puerto_rico.html   (420 words)

  
 Casablanca Condo, Culebra, Puerto Rico - Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Culebra Island is a laid back destination, where there is no sense of time or rush; and, where you have no choice but to let yourself be taken by its natural beauty.
Culebra Island is one of the oldest American wildlife refuges with pristine world-class beaches and tranquility.
Casablanca Condo, Apartment #6, is available for rent for those who wish to experience the uniqueness of Culebra Island.
www.casablancacondo.com   (129 words)

  
 culebra snorkeling puerto rico
Lonely Planet Diving and Snorkeling Puerto Rico (Diving and Snorkeling) by Steve Simonsen...
Culebra, Puerto Rico:Snorkeling, Swimming, and Shelling in the...
Snorkeling, Swimming, and Shelling in the Tamarindo and Flamenco Regions Culebra, Puerto Rico.
www.snorkeling.info-1.org /snorkeling/3/culebra-snorkeling-puerto-rico.html   (320 words)

  
 KOKOMO   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
On the waterfront of Culebra, where the sunsets are always breathtaking, Hotel KOKOMO offers reasonable rates and bright, pristine rooms.
In addition, there is a Coffee Shop/Deli which also has a wide variety of beers, Laundramat, as well as William's Pizza right on the premises.
And Hotel KOKOMO's friendly staff is always happy to help guests with arrangements for their vacation activities on Culebra.
members.aol.com /gokokomo   (117 words)

  
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 Culebra divers in Culebra Puerto Rico.
With more than 15 years of experience as a dive operator in Culebra and conveniently located right opposite the ferry terminal, you can hop on the ferry and make a day trip to dive with us.
During the week (current schedule is Wednesday only) there is an early morning ferry bringing workers from Vieques to Culebra, and then back for a return trip in the afternoon.
There are also two airlines servicing Vieques and Culebra, please call for the current schedule or on-demand flights.
www.culebradivers.com /vieques.html   (175 words)

  
 Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Fishing Tours: Culebra, Puerto Rico
Until 1975, Culebra was an active Navy range for training.
Because of this history, most of the reefs are in excellent condition and marine life is abundant everywhere.
According to Richard Cantwell, from Culebra Dive Shop, "there are a variety of reefs to choose from and you can help me by tclling me a little about the type of diving you have done and what you would like to do.
www.tamarindo-beach.com /Scuba_diving.html   (700 words)

  
 Culebra Vacation Rentals, Culebra Rentals, Condos, cabins, villas, cottages and vacation homes, , Puerto Rico   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Culebra Vacation Rentals features Condos, cabins, villas, cottages and vacation homes in Puerto Rico.
Pet friendly Culebra Vacation Rentals are the best vacation lodging option for traveling with pets.
Culebra Condos, cabins, villas, cottages and vacation homes in Puerto Rico are an affordable vacation lodging option and are perfect for family vacations, group travel, weddings, honeymoons and family reunions or anytime you want more space than a hotel room affords.
www.cyberrentals.com /Puerto-Rico/Culebra/r5288.htm   (171 words)

  
 Caribbean Vacations - isla culebra
LOCATION:For the entertainment of guest, the Sandy Lane Property Owner Beach Facility and other beaches, the Sandy Lane Golf Course, tennis facilities, and excellent bars and restaurants are within easy walking distance.
Culebra, Puerto Rico - ¡Guía de Viaje de la Isla Culebra!
Its original names were "Isla Pasaje" and "Isla de San Idelfonso" in honor of Bishop San Ildefonso de la Culebra.
www.greatcaribbeanvillas.com /results/isla_culebra.html   (231 words)

  
 Birdwatching in Puerto Rico: Culebra Island
The Culebra National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1909 as a wildlife preserve subject to naval and lighthouse uses.
With the addition of land on the main island of Culebra in the 1980's, the refuge currently totals approximately l,568
Many birds die when they become entangled in fishing lines, 6-pack rings and other trash, or when they mistake garbage for food, This checklist is based on observations by refuge personnel and visiting ornithologists.
www.tamarindoestates.com /birdwatching.html   (369 words)

  
 Aehw.com - Culebra Puerto Rico Real Estate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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