Santiago de Cuba, land of Cuban folklore

Santiago de Cuba, land of Cuban folklore

Rebellious, heroic and hospitable, this is how Santiago de Cuba, one of the most interesting provinces of the country, located on the eastern tip of the island, is defined. Santiago de Cuba is the second largest city in terms of importance and is the cradle of the identity and culture of this nation. The stories […]

Gran Piedra: monument of Cuban nature

Gran Piedra: monument of Cuban nature

La Gran Piedra (The Great Stone) is the result of the chance of nature in the province of Santiago de Cuba. Weighing about 70,000 tons, 25 meters high and 30 meters wide, the large mass of volcanic rock is one of the greatest attractions for national and international visitors. Discovering the mysteries associated with the […]

La Farola: Cuban East’s wonder construction

La Farola: Cuban East’s wonder construction

Part of the seven wonders of civil engineering in Cuba, the road to the Viaduct of La Farola is a feat from the point of view of construction and an attraction for the impressive views that can be seen along the way. Established in 1965 with the mission of linking by land the province of […]

Baracoa: First City of Cuba

Baracoa: First City of Cuba

Baracoa boasts of being the first town founded in Cuba by the Spanish colonizers in the 16th century, under the title of Nuestra Señora de la Asunción de Baracoa. This is why it contains a large part of the history and legends of this island. The Primada City, as it is also called, has a […]

Sierra Maestra, history and nature mixed

Sierra Maestra, history and nature mixed

Located to the east of the island, the Sierra Maestra is the largest mountain range in Cuba, also considered a National Park. Its history is linked to the most important processes that the country has gone through. Since 1956, its dense vegetation has been used to establish the guerrilla movement led by Fidel Castro, which […]