Cuba and the People  


Cuba is a Spanish speaking country with a population of 11million, and is the largest country in the Caribbean. Havana is the capital. (Habana)
Cuba has a high literacy rate of 95%. Famous for its Export of Coffee and sugar. and also famous for its 'mulattas' and Cuban rum.

Currency : Cuban Peso (26 pesos = 1 USD)

click for map of cuba

Havana: The Place
    Old Havana
Old Havana    
    Havana downtown
Havana Market, Past influence of American trade with Cuba

The People

Cuban Art


  Cuba posters represent a strategic communication tool, and each poster has a historical context or moment behind it.. read more...
Cuban food has a bit of spice of Indian food, fruits are among the best in the tropical region  




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