Gran Hotel Escuela

Address: Enramadas on the corner of San Felix, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Enramadas on the corner of San Felix, Santiago de Cuba.
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    Travel Blogs from Santiago de Cuba

    Cuba Day 4 Warm Sunsets & Cold Mojitos

    A travel blog entry by travellovebite on Sep 14, 2015

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    ... how the start of this revolution came into plan.

    As we got off the bus to head into the building, we came across hordes of school children who seemed to have been queuing under the tree shades to get inside too. I only assumed today seemed like an ideal day for school trips. We were taken in by a young Cuban woman who unfortunately could not speak any English but only Spanish which was later then translated to English by our tour guide, Andy. ...

    Goodbye Santiago

    A travel blog entry by juliawol on Sep 02, 2015

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    ... and did a photoshoot of her and cousin against the approaching storm, it was time to quickly pack and be taken to the station for an overnight bus to Trinidad. With only three days in Santiago i realised i didn't have a chance to visit any of the music casas in the evening, only in the day, but instead enjoyed an non- commercial and very specia rumba performance on first night. And made wonderful new friends ...

    Three weeks in excile week 1: Chocolate and Salsa

    A travel blog entry by cindyhargrave on May 23, 2015

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    ... can be sold. One side is the beautiful old town hall, and the street outside is paved with wooden cobblestones, never seen that before. While not original, many years ago the lady of the house complained she couldn't sleep because of the sound of the horses hooves on actual cobblestones, so they replaced them with wooden ones. Not really sure that would make a lot of difference, whatever. And given there are still many a horse and cart in Havana, still practical. Although ...

    Fuck Cuba

    A travel blog entry by gavin_davies on May 04, 2015

    ... over on the street food. I'm actually eating less just to avoid the length of searches just for somewhere "okay". What's funny is in the "eating" sections of the LP it actually lists restaurants and gives them bad reviews! Like there aren't enough good restaurants! Ridiculous. I did manage to find a good review only a ten minute back track away and hit that up. Prices were still decent, and the steak was so big I could've cried tears of joy. I had to finally break a ...

    Santiago de Cuba

    A travel blog entry by raroboy on Feb 09, 2015

    97 photos

    ... Cuban cigar workers to donate 10 % of their wages for eh cause.

  • In April 1985 he came ashore in a rowboat and kissed Cuban’s soil he had last seen 16 years before, in May he was shot and killed and the 1st martyr of the war.
  • One of his poems became Cuban’s national Anthem

  • The 2nd Independence war:
    • In 1892 ...