Ponce is often referred to as the "Pearl of the South" and Puerto Rico's "Second City." Ponce is the largest city in the southern region of the island, which is known as Porta Caribe, or Gateway to the Caribbean. Ponce has many unique cultural attractions such as an ancient ceremonial center of the indigenous Taino, plantations and mansions of the colonial Spanish nobility and one of the most highly regarded centers of art in the Caribbean. This elegant city's varied geography includes beaches, mountains, rolling plains, coastal forests and lakes. It boasts outstanding seafood, the country's finest coffee and the sugarcane fields that developed Puerto Rico's famous rum industry.
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