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La Parranda – Christmas Tradition Of Puerto Rico

La Parranda – Ways To Celebrate Christmas One of the best things about the Puerto Rican culture is the lively and friendly atmosphere and the propensity of the locals to have fun. Christmas celebrations lead the way in this regard and all the festivities begin around late November. The celebrations usually continue until mid-January. One great tradition are the famous Christmas Parrandas. They are a very uniquely Puerto Rican tradition  where a group of friends meets to “surprise” another friend. Most parranderos play an instrument…

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