We will visit some of the most important and historical places in the Old City. We will also venture out to areas that are not frequently visited by tourists, but provide a glimpse into everyday life in Havana. Highlights:
Parque central is our meeting point. It also marks the begging of Old Havana.
An important street built in 1519, only few years after the founding of Havana
The first Plaza in the city. Built soon after the foundation of the city
We will discuss some of the most important people throughout Cuban history. Highlights:
It all started in 1492 when Columbus discovered Cuba. Early explorers initially thought they discovered Asia.
A national hero and a symbol of Cuban struggle for independence. He was a poet, revolutionary philosopher, professor, Freemason and political theorist
Revolutionary and a leader of the republic for over 50 years. Charismatic and highly polarizing figure all across the world
We will discuss number of historical events. Highlights:
Fight for independence. Political, sociological and guerrilla movements that led to struggle for independence
Fight for independence and overthrow of Batista's military regime. Hear the stories behind Che and Fidel
Post Revolution Period
Country went through significant transformation that resulted in fifty-five year embargo