Havana’s oldest convent to begin new chapter as restoration arts school; Raquel Martori; La Prensa Latina Media
The former Convent of Santa Clara of Assisi, the Cuban capital’s largest and oldest, is undergoing an extensive restoration and preservation project that will see that complex transformed into a school of restoration arts. The project aims to recapture the splendor of that 17th-century building located in Old Havana while also equipping it to serve as an educational establishment.
The northeast region of Cuba is a place so exceptional that in 2001 the UN Organization for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO) declared it a World Heritage Site of Humanity.
HOLED up in a bar in the Cuban town of Trinidad, Kate Wickers sips a mojito and listen to a nearby church bell ring nine times. On the final peal, the salsa band waiting patiently in the square below begins to play.
From the Arctic Circle to the Panama Canal, here are the most difficult national parks in the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean.
Despite recent restrictions imposed by the US government, Americans can travel to Cuba if their trips falls into one of 12 categories, including “Support for the Cuban People.”
As Cuba’s capital celebrates 500 years, BBC explores the history behind some of its famous buildings.
The best places to visit in Cuba highlight the country’s history, tobacco-farming culture, colonial architecture, and beaches.
Venturing outside Cuba’s capital to the countryside setting of the Vinales Valley in Pinar del Rio, Cuba’s westernmost province, provides a look at rural life far-removed from Havana.
The country’s most beautiful city, the good news is that it’s small, everything is close together and with this plan you can see everything in 48 hours.
Colorful Cuba! Stunning photo’s capture the dream-like quality of Havana; Sadie Whitelocks; Daily Mail
If you’re looking for something to cheer up your day, these sunny photos from Cuba might be something for you. The French photographer Helene Havard explored the capital of Havana in an attempt to make the dreamy & # 39; to conquer the side of the city. Her colorful images show buildings painted in bold pastel shades with vintage American cars parked in the streets.
If you’re heading to Havana, Cuba during a cruise vacation then here are the best ways you can experience the Caribbean destination.
The Cuban capital has always had cultural appeal, but as it approaches its 500th anniversary, there are smart hotels and restaurants too…
Source: 24 Hours in Havana, Cuba