Flowers, Angels and Epitaphs in Havana’s Colon Cemetery

Colon, the largest and most emblematic of Havana’s cemeteries, has innumerable mausoleums and sculptures that are true works of art. But in this work what we want to highlight are some of the epitaphs present in their funeral niches, and the flowers that residents in this city put daily to their dead. (22 photos)

Havana’s Churches

Religion has deep roots in Cuba and there being a church in every small town throughout the country (no matter how remote it is), is proof of this. Likewise, you can walk through Havana by following its church trail: Guanabacoa, Central Havana, Bahia, Regla, Old Havana… (19 photos)

Another Parade in Cuba against Homophobia

Cenesex (National Center for Sex Education) celebrates its annual May campaign against homophobia and transphobia in Cuba. As part of the program, the traditional conga parade was held on this occasion from the intersection of Linea and Paseo Avenues to 12th Street. (42 photos)

Havana’s Cerro Ave. Weathered by Time

The Calzada del Cerro Avenue, located in the municipality of the same name, since its construction in 1803, followed by the flourishing of its mansions and villas around it until the middle of that century, earned it an important place in the history of Havana. (19 photos)

First National Seed Fair in Cuba and its Big Challenge

With the slogan “Seeds comes first”, the first National Seed Fair began on April 20, at the popular fairground in the municipality of Boyeros, in Havana. The challenges is great, Cuba still imports the majority of the food consumed and funds for imports are limited. (39 photos)

May Day in Cuba, a Different Experience

Once again hundreds of thousands of workers from Havana went out to parade at the Plaza of the Revolution on May 1, International Worker’s Day. In other countries the day is one of demands for wages, benefits, against injustices and for rights, while in Cuba it is reaffirmation in support for the government, the leaders and the Communist Party. (50 photos)

Arts and Crafts Fair in Havana for Mother’s Day Gifts

Each year as Mother’s Day approaches a crafts fair is held in Havana giving those with the cash a chance to purchase gifts with a variety of prices. This year Mother’s Day in Cuba falls on Sunday May 13th. (16 photos)

Pictures from Camaguey, Cuba

Located in the island’s central-eastern region, Camaguey city is well-known across Cuba for its large clay pots and the way its streets were built, especially the historic center, which can confuse any visitor who comes for the first time. (43 photos)

Yoga in the Streets of Havana

The Polish born yoga practitioner Gosia wanted to show her talent by wandering the streets of Havana and posing in spontaneous fashion among the inhabitants going about their daily routines. (15 photos)