The precise date of the foundation of Santa María del Puerto del Príncipe spills a lot of scientific controversy. The traditional date given by local historians is that of the 2nd of February 1514 when according to a legend surrounding the same cross that Columbus nailed in 1492 the war lieutenant sent by Velazquez, Diego […]
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It was the 18th of November of 1492 and the ships had been caulked and provided with firewood and water, the admiral ordered the carpenter of the Santa María ship to build a great cross with two logs found on the sea. He decided to nail it somewhere flamboyant that some historians locate in Punta […]
This year, eleven facilities managed by Meliá Hotels International in Cuba have received various awards handed out by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment in the island (CITMA ). These grants consist of different categories and are a reflection of Meliá Cuba’s commitment to the preservation of the environment. In order to aspire recipients […]