These days there is a recurring topic in every conversation taking place in the Cuban capital: The 40th Edition of the Havana Film Festival. As one of the most important cultural events in the country nears its starting date the expectations of movie enthusiasts start to build up; even more so when the Organizing Committee […]
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Cuba’s culture has proved to be powerful and resilient despite the passage of time or the new developments in technology. Even though in general cultural terms Cuba is pretty homogenous there are certain traditions that are presently practised nationwide but that originated and pertain to specific parts of the island. Cigar factory reader In every […]
“The most beautiful land that human eyes have seen” is what Cristopher Columbus said when he reached the eastern shores of Cuba in present day Holguín province back in 1492. Its homonymous capital is also known in Cuba as “The city of parks” due to its urban block like structure of 5 parks running parallel […]