A territory of the United States, Puerto Rico is a tropical island in the Caribbean that won't even require you to change your currency! The culture of Puerto Rico is a mix of African, Amerindian, Spanish, and North American influences, making it rich in both traditional and modern sites. The capital, San Juan, has many remnants of its time as a Spanish port city (Puerto Rico is Spanish for "rich port" after all).
Ruins, beaches, and rainforests cover this lush island, so you won't want for adventure. Explore Spanish architecture, relax on a pristine beach, hike through the flora and fauna of tropical rainforests and experience all this island national has to offer. You can practice your Spanish in a local market or try some of the cuisine that will give you a taste of flavors from around the world. Puerto Rico has everything you're looking for in a study abroad desination.