The Wandering Scot

An occasional travel journal.
 Jamaica

Cuba 2014

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  Old Havana   Museo de la Revolucion   Plaza de la Revolucion   Around Havana   Fustia   Cojimar   Matanzas   Trinidad   Cienfuegos   Classic Cars

Old Havana

Havana harbor entrance From Castillo de la Real Fuerza, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Havana harbor entrance
From Castillo de la Real Fuerza
Castillo de la Real Fuerza, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Castillo de la Real Fuerza
Bastion, Castillo de la Real Fuerza, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Bastion, Castillo de la Real Fuerza
Architecture tour expert, Prof. Orestes, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Architecture tour expert, Prof. Orestes
Plaza de Armas Colonial building, now Hotel Santa Isabel, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Plaza de Armas
Colonial building, now Hotel Santa Isabel
Columbus statue, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Columbus statue
Apartment split horizontally! Apparently a common practice., Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Apartment split horizontally!
Apparently a common practice.
Simon Bolivar statue, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Simon Bolivar statue
Havana Cathedral, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Havana Cathedral
A restored building courtyard Tour leader Hilary on the left, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
A restored building courtyard
Tour leader Hilary on the left
Plaza Vieja, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Plaza Vieja
Plaza Vieja sculpture, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Plaza Vieja sculpture
Plaza Vieja, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Plaza Vieja
Plaza Vieja, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Plaza Vieja
Oddly accoutered dog, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Oddly accoutered dog
Gangsters in Havana!, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Gangsters in Havana!
Very spiffy Cafe del Oriente, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Very spiffy Cafe del Oriente
Cafe del Oriente, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Cafe del Oriente
Plaza de San Francisco, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Plaza de San Francisco
Plaza de San Francisco, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
Plaza de San Francisco
National Revolutionary Police HQ, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
National Revolutionary Police HQ
National Revolutionary Police HQ, Old Havana, Cuba 2014
National Revolutionary Police HQ

Museo de la Revolucion

Museum of the Revolution A former Presidential Palace, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Museum of the Revolution
A former Presidential Palace
Camilo Cienfuegos, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Camilo Cienfuegos
Fidel Castro during a 1955 radio interview, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Fidel Castro during a 1955 radio interview
A young Raul Castro After his arrest in 1953(?), Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
A young Raul Castro
After his arrest in 1953(?)
Fidel with pipe, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Fidel with pipe
Cienfuegos + Guevara, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Cienfuegos + Guevara
Cuban Communist Party C.C. 1965, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Cuban Communist Party C.C. 1965
Parodies of US Presidents With thanks for "consolidating t, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Parodies of US Presidents
With thanks for "consolidating the revolution"
"Granma" Memorial, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
"Granma" Memorial
"Granma" Memorial, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
"Granma" Memorial
Museum guard, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Museum guard
Eternal Flame, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Eternal Flame
Fidel's tank during Bay of Pigs, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Fidel's tank during Bay of Pigs
Revolutionary delivery truck Used in 1957 for a sneak attack on, Museo de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Revolutionary delivery truck
Used in 1957 for a sneak attack on Batista

Plaza de la Revolucion

Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Plaza de la Revolucion
Che Guevara mural On Ministry of the Interior, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Che Guevara mural
On Ministry of the Interior
Camilo Cienfuegos mural, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Camilo Cienfuegos mural
Jose Marti Memorial, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Jose Marti Memorial
Jose Marti Memorial, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Jose Marti Memorial
Jose Marti statue, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Jose Marti statue
Central Committee building, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Central Committee building
Allotments(?), Avenida Paseo, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Allotments(?), Avenida Paseo
Avenida Paseo, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Avenida Paseo
Avenida Paseo, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Avenida Paseo
Avenida Paseo, Plaza de la Revolucion, Cuba 2014
Avenida Paseo

Around Havana

Our trusty transport, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Our trusty transport
The fine 4+ star Melia Cohiba, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
The fine 4+ star Melia Cohiba
National Capitol Building, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
National Capitol Building
National Capitol Building Now home to the Cuban Academy of Scie, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
National Capitol Building
Now home to the Cuban Academy of Sciences
Hotel National: a former gangster haunt, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Hotel National: a former gangster haunt
Apartment block, Eastern Havana, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Apartment block, Eastern Havana
Street stall, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Street stall
Museo de Bellas Artes, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Museo de Bellas Artes
Street Art, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Street Art
University of Havana, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
University of Havana
University of Havana owl, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
University of Havana owl
University of Havana, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
University of Havana
Tank "captured by Che" Donated to commemorate student, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Tank "captured by Che"
Donated to commemorate student contributions in 1950s
University of Havana library, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
University of Havana library
Approach to US Interests Section, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Approach to US Interests Section
Jose Marti Pointing an accusatory finger at the US Interests Se, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Jose Marti
Pointing an accusatory finger at the US Interests Section
Flagpoles in front of US Interests Section, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Flagpoles in front of US Interests Section
US Interests Section, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
US Interests Section
Rally area in front of US Interests Section, Around Havana, Cuba 2014
Rally area in front of US Interests Section

Fustia

Josť Fuster's Homage a Gaudi, Fustia, Cuba 2014
Josť Fuster's Homage a Gaudi

Cojimar

Cojimar and Hemingway's Estate.
Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Cojimar
Hemingway Memorial, Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway Memorial
Hemingway Bust, Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway Bust
Cojimar Castillo, Cuba 2014
Cojimar Castillo
Hemingway meets Fidel, Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway meets Fidel
Hemingway House, Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway House
Hemingway House, Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway House
Hemingway House, Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway House
Hemingway office, Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway office
Hemingway's boat <i>Pilar</i>, Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway's boat Pilar
Hemingway writing tower, Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway writing tower
Hemingway typewriter, in writing tower., Cojimar, Cuba 2014
Hemingway typewriter, in writing tower.

Matanzas

20 miles East of Havana, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
20 miles East of Havana
9 miles NW of Matanzas, Cuba 2014
9 miles NW of Matanzas
Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Matanzas
Street art, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Street art
10 miles East of Matanzas, Cuba 2014
10 miles East of Matanzas
Passing flower display, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Passing flower display
Jose Marti, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Jose Marti, Matanzas
Matanzas Cuban Communist Party HQ, Cuba 2014
Matanzas Cuban Communist Party HQ
The Cuban Five, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
The Cuban Five
Historic Pharmacy, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Historic Pharmacy, Matanzas
Afro-Cuban Santeria Rumba band, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Afro-Cuban Santeria Rumba band
Afro-Cuban Santeria Rumba band, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Afro-Cuban Santeria Rumba band
12 miles SE of Matanzas, Cuba 2014
12 miles SE of Matanzas
13 miles SE of Matanzas, Cuba 2014
13 miles SE of Matanzas
18 miles SE of Matanzas, Cuba 2014
18 miles SE of Matanzas

Revolutionary Block Party

A block party with the local Committee for the Defence of the Revolution
Revolutionary Block Party, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Revolutionary Block Party
"Provincial Head of Ideology", Matanzas, Cuba 2014
"Provincial Head of Ideology"
Revolutionary Block Party, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Revolutionary Block Party
Farewell words from the local Chief Plus Alex Correa on the rig, Matanzas, Cuba 2014
Farewell words from the local Chief
Plus Alex Correa on the right

Trinidad

The Mountains -  Stronghold of the Revolution 3 miles West of T, Trinidad, Cuba 2014
The Mountains - Stronghold of the Revolution
3 miles West of Trinidad
View from St Francis tower, Trinidad, Cuba 2014
View from St Francis tower
Odd Santeria Temple, Trinidad, Cuba 2014
Odd Santeria Temple
Odd Santeria Temple Black Madonna is also the Sea Goddess, Trinidad, Cuba 2014
Odd Santeria Temple
Black Madonna is also the Sea Goddess
Sudden flash downpour, Trinidad, Cuba 2014
Sudden flash downpour

Museum of the Struggle Against the Bandits

The former Convent of St Francis is now the Museo Nacional de la Lucha Contra Bandidos.
Convent of San Francisco de Asis, Trinidad, Cuba 2014
Convent of San Francisco de Asis
Convent of San Francisco, Trinidad, Cuba 2014
Convent of San Francisco
Beardless Fidel Castro, Trinidad, Cuba 2014
Beardless Fidel Castro
Fidel with Glasses, Trinidad, Cuba 2014
Fidel with Glasses
Areas affected by "the bandits", Trinidad, Cuba 2014
Areas affected by "the bandits"

Cienfuegos

22 miles NW of Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
22 miles NW of Cienfuegos
Waiting for transport, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Waiting for transport
Chavez, Fidel, Mandela, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Chavez, Fidel, Mandela
Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Cienfuegos
Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Cienfuegos
Cienfuegos Botanic Garden, Cuba 2014
Cienfuegos Botanic Garden
Scotsman at Cienfuegos Botanical Garden, Cuba 2014
Scotsman at Cienfuegos Botanical Garden
Botanic Garden guide, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Botanic Garden guide
12 miles SE of Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
12 miles SE of Cienfuegos
Visit to an Artist, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Visit to an Artist
Pharmacy, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Pharmacy
"You health services is freee .. but costs" Examples, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
"You health services is freee .. but costs"
Examples of value of various free health benefits.
.. all the way up to a very hypothetical heart transplant, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
.. all the way up to a very hypothetical heart transplant
Eggs, eggs, eggs., Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Eggs, eggs, eggs.
Plaza Mayor, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Plaza Mayor
Jose Marti, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Jose Marti
Communist Youth League branch, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Communist Youth League branch
Communist Youth League branch, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Communist Youth League branch
Hotel Palacio del Valle, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Hotel Palacio del Valle
Hotel Palacio del Valle, Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
Hotel Palacio del Valle
22 miles NW of Cienfuegos, Cuba 2014
22 miles NW of Cienfuegos

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