...

Bayamon

Bayamon - description of the city:

Bayamon is a city in Puerto Rico, as a part of United States. It is located in the north of the island. It occupies a part of the fertile valley, where coffee, sugar cane, tobacco, and grapefruit grow. In fact, the settlement is like a satellite of San Juan and it is among the most rapidly developing cities. One of the its popular sites is a science park, on the territory of which are museums, a zoo, children`s rides, observation deck. There also can be seen an exhibition of NASA rockets. At the intersection of five roads the city hall rises. To get into the hall possible through a special passage extending over a busy highway.

The city was founded on May 22h in 1772th by Juan Ramirez Arellano. According the one version, the name of the city comes from the name of the local Indian chief Bahamon. According the another version the city got a name of the name of the local river- Bayamongo, (Indian version of the name of this river), which is located in the vicinity of the city.  

In Bayamon are open universities. The most famous university, which is named after the city, was built in 1970th. The ancient building is Cathedral of Santa Cruz, which attracts the attention by its architectural elements of the facade. The building dating back to the 1772 year, known as a monument of history and architecture. In Bayamon the sugar production is developed. Among the modern enterprises are factories of the production of cast iron, bricks, automobile perts, textiles, and tools. 

Country Puerto Rico
International title Bayamon
Population 203,499 people
Timezone America/Puerto_Rico
State Bayamon Municipio
Geographic coordinates Latitude: 18.39856 x Longitude: -66.15572

Photo Galery Bayamon

Nowadays of Bayamon
#01: Nowadays of Bayamon Nowadays of Bayamon Bayamon
Photos of Bayamon
#02: Photos of Bayamon Photos of Bayamon Bayamon
Spending Time in Bayamon
#03: Spending Time in Bayamon Spending Time in Bayamon Bayamon
A tour about Bayamon
#04: A tour about Bayamon A tour about Bayamon Bayamon
Bayamon Photogallery
#05: Bayamon Photogallery Bayamon Photogallery Bayamon
Sights of Bayamon
#06: Sights of Bayamon Sights of Bayamon Bayamon
Sightseeing in Bayamon
#07: Sightseeing in Bayamon Sightseeing in Bayamon Bayamon
Acquaintance to Bayamon
#08: Acquaintance to Bayamon Acquaintance to Bayamon Bayamon
Walks across Bayamon
#09: Walks across Bayamon Walks across Bayamon Bayamon
Famous Landmarks of Bayamon
#10: Famous Landmarks of Bayamon Famous Landmarks of Bayamon Bayamon
Places to see in Bayamon
#11: Places to see in Bayamon Places to see in Bayamon Bayamon
One day in Bayamon
#12: One day in Bayamon One day in Bayamon Bayamon

Places to visit in Bayamon

Famous Places

Gstaad
Country: Switzerland

Where Is Gstaad? Gstaad is located in the Bern Canton in the southwestern part of Switzerland. It is located in the German-speaking section, and it is a bilingual town. It is considered part of the Saanen municipality, and lots of tourists come to ...

Monte Rosa
Country: Switzerland

Monte Rosa Introduction  Monte Rosa, which translates to “Pink Mountain” in English, and which is phrased as “Mont Rose” in French, is the tallest mountain in the country of Switzerland, and it is the 2nd highest mount ...

Aarau
Country: Switzerland

Aarau Introduction Aarau is the capital city of the Aargau Canton in northern Switzerland. The place is also the Aarau district capital. It is mostly Protestand, and most of the people speak German. Aarau is located on the Swiss plateau, in the Aa ...

Universitat
Country: Austria

Vienna University is the oldest university in the German-speaking world and the third oldest in Central Europe, after Prague and Cracow. It was founded in 1365, by Rudolf IV, and flourished and grew in the late 15th century. Its present home, desig ...

Kefermarkt
Country: Austria

The main attraction in this little town is its 15th-century Wallfahrtskirche (pilgrimage church), built by Christoph von Zelking, the master of Kefermarkt’s castle, Schloss Weinberg. He also commissioned its altar dedicated to his favourite saint ...

Puerto Rico Cities:
© 2010-2017 gabisworld.com Contact Us