Photo Feature

Havana in Orbit with Jazz

April 28, 2017 | 2 comments

Havana is the host city for the activities this week which accompany celebrations for International Jazz Day which will be commemorated on April 30th 2017. Cuban pianist Alejandro Falcon with his group and students kicked off the event on Wednesday. (10 photos)

The New Havana Port Passenger Terminal

April 25, 2017 | No Comments »

The two-story metallic structure known as the Emboque de Luz welcomes passengers for their trip to the other side of Havana Bay. The new building was built upon an old structure which dates back to the 18th century and became a Fire Station in 1942… (16 photos)

Easter Week in Cuba 2017 (Photo Feature)

April 15, 2017 | No Comments »

Catholics in the Cuban capital began their Holy Week on April 9th with the Palm Sunday Mass at the Santo Cristo del Buen Viaje church located by the park that takes its name from the saint. Holy Week ends tomorrow with Resurrection (Easter) Sunday. (22 photos)

Cuba in 19th Century Letters

April 13, 2017 | 1 Comment »

With the need to embrace a larger world, on January 31, 1851, coming from New Orleans on board the steamship “The Philadelphia”, without any other company but her trunks full of books, drawing charcoal and cardboard, Fredrika Bremer arrived in the port of Havana. (44 photos)

Fires in Cuba: Accidental or Deliberate?

April 7, 2017 | 2 comments

Cuban TV has been warning the general population about the crisis the country is suffering with drought over the last few months. As it doesn’t rain very much, it’s only logical that food production and livestock are affected and forests become more vulnerable to experience fires. (22 photos)

Dance in Urban Landscapes of Old Havana

April 5, 2017 | No Comments »

The 22nd edition of the International Festival of Dance in “Urban Landscapes: Old Havana City in Motion” took place from March 29 to April 2. Here we present some pictures of the inaugural day. (16 photos)

Trinidad, Cuba with its Architectural Beauty Frozen in History

April 4, 2017 | 4 comments

When you enter the historical center of Trinidad, it is like traveling several centuries back in history, its architecture exposes characteristic features of the Spanish buildings of centuries past. (28 photos)

Venezuelan Retirees and Pensioners Protest

March 30, 2017 | No Comments »

For the second consecutive day, and this time not only in Caracas, also in several states of Venezuela, retirees and pensioners went out to claim their right to life. “Angry grandparents demand their rights” was one of the slogans. (24 photos)

A Stroll along Two Guantanamo City Avenues (Photo Feature)

March 29, 2017 | 1 Comment »

Both avenues always draw my attention when I visit the city. During a trip I spent a few hours to capture recognized sites and share with you what is pleasant for me every time I walk through them. (14 photos)

The Golden Mile of Old Havana

March 27, 2017 | 3 comments

In the city’s historic center, near the Obispo pedestrian boulevard, you can find the so-called “Golden Mile”, popularly known like this because it is the best conserved part of the city. It is possibly the most important tourist attraction in Havana. (19 photos)