The Mayagüez main plaza and Govt town hall is a traditional place for a major celebration of Christmas and the Three Kings
👉 Navidad en Mayagüez!!!
Raul Garcia y familia - Gloria, Miguel, Jose, Cristal and Gabi
Camera - Nikon D850
👉About Mayagüez and the UPRM
Mayagüez is considered the “capital” of the West Coast; it is the third largest city of Puerto Rico. Mayagüez is best known for the University of PR Engineering school in UPRM. The population is around 100,000 and has many large surrounding towns or urban areas. It has graduated the largest number of Latin engineers of all US universities. See group below of computer science app developers Hacks camp: 🥇🥈🥉
For HS students that want to take courses in UPRM: https://www.uprm.edu/engineering/r2deep/r2deep-oferta-de-cursos/ 👍👍
El Programa R2DEEP ofrece a estudiantes de escuela superior, la oportunidad de tomar créditos universitarios en el área de: Matemáticas, Ingeniería y Lenguaje, mientras cursan la escuela superior. Los cursos se ofrecen a través de la modalidad a distancia por profesores e instructores de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Mayagüez. También ofrecemos servicios de consejería académica profesional para los estudiantes matriculados en el Programa R2DEEP 😲😲
Where is Mayagüez?
Mayagüez has it's own distinct look with European charm and it's known for it's port, tuna factories, the Teatro Yaguez (theatre of arts) and it houses the only zoo on the island. It is close to Maricao, Las Marias (in the mountains) , Cabo Rojo (coast), Aguadilla, Guanica and Ponce - now as of Jan 20 affected by a series of constant earthquakes.
Main Road Access: By auto - Mayagüez is served by PR-2, a primary four-lane road that links San Juan and Ponce and passes through most towns in the northern, western, and southwestern coasts of Puerto Rico. Should you drive into it from the north, you'll enter the municipality through the bridge over the Río Grande de Añasco; from the south, you will enter town by driving past the Mayagüez Mall, right after the overpass that serves as the terminus to road PR-100, which leads to the resort town of Cabo Rojo.
Other roads link Mayagüez to smaller towns in the area. From the south, visitors can enter Mayagüez through road PR-102, a coastline road with a particularly scenic view of Mayagüez Bay, the city itself, and coastal towns such as Rincón.
By air : Mayagüez also has a local airport, Eugenio María de Hostos International Airport (MAZ, also called El Maní because of the section of town where it is located), which has daily flights to and from San Juan and are operated by Cape Air. International charter flights from Spain, Canada and the United Kingdom arrive at nearby Rafael Hernández Marín International Airport, (BQN), about 20 mi. north of Mayagüez.
By sea: You can travel by ferry to and from the Dominican Republic from the city's port.