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10 Agosto 2016

The most famous character of the Cuban revolution, in the world, is of course the Che. But there is another protagonist who lost out on the hero image because he died too soon –and in weird circumstances, in 1959, in a “plane crash”. 35 palabras más

Hannah Cauhepe

Colonial Cuba

Indeed there is a backlog of impressions from Cuba! Regular blog updates require an internet connection and in this respect Cuba still lives in the Cold War era. 388 palabras más

The Trip

Who is Camilo Cienfuegos?

The Plaza de Revolución is one of those iconic Havana landmarks. It’s where Castro addresses the Cuban people during his political rallies and where Pope Francis held mass during his papal visit to Cuba. 515 palabras más

Culture

Fidel (Habana 19)

How could I write about Havana without referencing the man who emerged from the communist revolution that overthrew the Batista dictatorship to become a dictator in his own right for the following 50 years? 485 palabras más

History