Museo de la Revolución, Havana,
       
     
Malecón, Havana
       
     
Habana Vieja
       
     
Plaza de la Catedral, Habana Vieja
       
     
Havana Vieja
       
     
Shop in Havana Vieja
       
     
Havana Vieja
       
     
Repair shop in Havana Vieja
       
     
Habana Vieja
       
     
Beach of Santa Maria del Mar
       
     
Habana
       
     
Beach of Santa Maria del Mar
       
     
Habana Vieja
       
     
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Viñales Valley
       
     
Viñales Valley
       
     
Cigars hut
       
     
Palma Real
       
     
Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
       
     
Beach of Santa Maria del Mar
       
     
Havana Vedado
       
     
Hall of Mirrors (Salon de los Espejos) in Museum of the Revolution, Havana
       
     
Museo de la Revolución, Havana
       
     
Museo de la Revolución, Havana,
       
     
Museo de la Revolución, Havana,

The building hosting the museum regard the Cuban Revolution was before the residence of the the previous dictator Fulgencio Batista. The holes on the wall are due to gunshots fired in attempt to kill him. The bust portraits José Martí, Cuban national hero who devoted his life for the cause of the Cuban independence.

Malecón, Havana
       
     
Malecón, Havana

At the end of a day in Havana, when the sunset is finally close, there is nothing better than a walk in the Malecón, the seafront of the city.

Habana Vieja
       
     
Habana Vieja

The Old Havana, time doesn't run fast.

Plaza de la Catedral, Habana Vieja
       
     
Plaza de la Catedral, Habana Vieja

More and more indigenous were converting to Christianity, the need of places to pray was growing fast.

Havana Vieja
       
     
Havana Vieja
Shop in Havana Vieja
       
     
Shop in Havana Vieja

It isn’t easy do shopping in Cuba. The offer is limited and the government monitors the food bought by locals.

Havana Vieja
       
     
Havana Vieja
Repair shop in Havana Vieja
       
     
Repair shop in Havana Vieja

Everything is reused, even this old basement as a repair shop at Calle St. Inacio. 

Habana Vieja
       
     
Habana Vieja

The borders between private and communal property are quite concealed. 

Beach of Santa Maria del Mar
       
     
Beach of Santa Maria del Mar

The beach of Santa Maria del Mar is very close to Havana, it is where Cubans go with their lunchboxes. Not at all touristic.

Habana
       
     
Habana
Beach of Santa Maria del Mar
       
     
Beach of Santa Maria del Mar

Is June, the hurricane season is approaching and this clouds are not good at all, better be prepared.

Habana Vieja
       
     
Habana Vieja

Informal business

Habana Vieja
       
     
Habana Vieja

I never felt threatened in Cuba

Habana Vieja
       
     
Habana Vieja
Viñales Valley
       
     
Viñales Valley

We have left the capital and moved to the countryside.

Viñales Valley
       
     
Viñales Valley

A landscape like this, characterized by limestone mountains, can be found only if few other places of the planet: like Thailand, Vietnam and China.

Cigars hut
       
     
Cigars hut

Be careful in buying cigars on the street, besides it’s illegal, you may get cigars which are old or, even worse, made of banana leaves.

Palma Real
       
     
Palma Real

The palma real (Roystonea regia) is the national tree of Cuba.

Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad

The view from the bell tower well describes the city, be careful to don’t fall down.

Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad

This is probably my favorite sight of Trinidad, I went there several times studying the different combinations of lights and shadows.

Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad

The market is over, but it was selling souvenirs for tourists.

Trinidad
       
     
Trinidad
Beach of Santa Maria del Mar
       
     
Beach of Santa Maria del Mar

The storm is coming, our day at the beach is over and we need to leave our tents as soon as possible.

Havana Vedado
       
     
Havana Vedado

The Vedado is a popular district after the Habana Vieja with newer buildings. 

Hall of Mirrors (Salon de los Espejos) in Museum of the Revolution, Havana
       
     
Hall of Mirrors (Salon de los Espejos) in Museum of the Revolution, Havana

This hall has been built as imitation of the homonymous salon in Versailles.

Museo de la Revolución, Havana
       
     
Museo de la Revolución, Havana

It is said that the Cuban flag recalls a vision that the adventurer Narciso López had at dawn looking the sky. The morning star Venus was shining inside a triangle of red clouds from where two stripes of white clouds were departed.