Top Places to Visit in Havana, Cuba; Sue Lobo; Atlas Travel Web

Cuba – Old Havana and its Fortification System

Havana is a treat for any tourist that’s lucky enough to get the chance to visit here. It’s filled with all sorts of fascinating landmarks, buildings and museums. Travelers often find that they have a great time while they are in this city, but are often overwhelmed as to what to see. Here are the top 5 places that you should make a point to visit if you are in Havana, Cuba.

Old Havana
Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, if tourists can only visit one area, they must make it a point to head over to Old Havana. It has cobbled squares, Baroque and Neoclassical buildings and many different sights. These include the military fortress of Castillo de la Real Fuerza, the cathedral Catedral de San Cristobal, the city museum Museo de la Ciudad and the public squares of Plaza de Armas and Plaza Vieja. You can easily spend several days in Old Havana just exploring and taking it all in.

The Malecon
This seafront boulevard provides some of the most amazing views in Havana.

Source: Top Places to Visit in Havana, Cuba

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