Havana: the must places to visit


Vieille ville de La Havane et son système de fortifications

Cuba and who does not dream? Havana, capital of Cuba is a city that despite his troubled past attracts a large crowd of tourists. And for good reason: it is a city with the charm bewitching livelier, a little mix of European and Caribbean touches. What appeals in this city is the harmony that reigns in this city from its colonial past and its type architecture and pioneering vision which is found in modern architecture.

Indeed, even today, one can find traces of the sixteenth or seventeenth century many sites of historical interest are to visit to discover the richness of the past so well preserved .

Among the inratables monuments in Havana, there is obviously the famous Cathedral: Catedral de San Cristobal de La Habana who will show you a beautiful baroque façades in all of Latin America. You will find the cathedral on one of the most beautiful squares in the city's Cathedral Square which is also a good point to start your tour of the old city. And there are the walls, the stones that speak ... those interested in art and history of Cuba can only contemplate the beauty of the colonial architecture. You can also visit the Museum of Colonial Art. Another site to visit is, this is where you can discover the Jaruco Count House, the symbol of the Cuban cultural heritage is the Plaza Vieja. You will love this site because meets Cuban who love to come back there. And for big art lovers and who still thirst for discovery, finish by the central parco. It is a place that houses the most beautiful colonial buildings of Havana neo and you will see the Palacio de los Capitanes Generales, the baroque town hall in Havana. It is quite possible to visit.

Havana is also the city of festivals, so take your holidays in functions of these commemorations and festivals. In October, for example, it is the festival of Cuban culture and the anniversary of the assassination of Che Guevara.