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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Cuba Trip Photos

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"Hasta la victoria siempre." --Che Guevarra
At Revolution Square, Habana
"Patria es humanidad" (Homeland is humanity)
José Martí Airport, Habana

Cuban women: "Fáciles son los héroes con tales mujeres"
(It is easy to be heroes with women such as these.)

--José Martí
At Mariana Grajales Monument in Guantánamo
Cuban future/Cuban humanity: Young women in Caimanera
who told me of their plans to study
to be doctors serving in other countries
Cuban environment: Planting an "Adelfa" (oleander) shrub
with environmental grassroots project "Proyecto Espiral Habana Cuba"
near the Malecón
Cuban culture: Kiss exchange from a young Cuban singer/dancer
with La Colmenita Guantánamo at Casa de la Cultura
Cuban ingenuity/Cuban necessity:
Tour guide's chair near Castillo de la Real Fuerza,
La Habana Vieja (Old Havana)
Cuban history: Castillo de la Real Fuerza (constructed 1558-1577)
Cuban liberty/revolution: Moncada Barracks,Santiago de Cuba
Hotel Nacional, Habana, Cuba

Two 1957 classics!