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What are the best beaches in Puerto Rico?

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Puerto Rico offers a profusion of beaches, and some are better for certain activities than others. Luquillo Beach is one of the best beaches for families, and Higüero Beach is a top spot for surfing, according to AOL. Boquerón beach has beautiful scenery, according to Frommer's.

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What are the best beaches in Puerto Rico?
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Luquillo Beach has gentle surf and is close to both San Juan and the El Yunque Rainforest. With calm waters protected by an offshore reef, Pine Grove Beach near the airport in San Juan is an excellent beach for swimming and windsurfing. In Rincon, Sandy Beach is another top beach for swimmers. The Discovery Channel ranked Flamenco Beach the second-best beach in the world. It is located17 miles off the coast of mainland Puerto Rico on the small island of Culebra.

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