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... Churchill and Al Capone.
It seems I experienced the highlight of the tour last time when I got off at Revolution Square as it spends most of the time driving through predominantly residential areas after this. We passed Castillo de la Real Fuerza on the road that runs beside the harbour, but although this looked interesting I stayed on the bus in the hope that this and Plaza de Armas will be on the walking tour tomorrow.
We continued driving south along the ...
... into a '48 Buick convertible and went to several hot spots. First stop was the Plaza de Armas. Here they proudly display weaponry related to the Cuban missile crisis, including (empty) nuclear missiles, anti-aircraft machinery, and pieces of the American U-2 spy plane they shot down 3 days into the 13 day crisis. This was so powerful to us because 3 nights ago we all watched the movie "13 Days" which told the story from the US point of view. After ...
... to collapse. .The keys to for the Cuban recovery since the collapse during the "Special Period" in 1990's: .The renumeration from US relatives to Cubans that became legal in 1993 after the economic collapse caused but the ending of Russian subsidies to Cuba. .Foreign investment, which could be accelerated with new regulations that should be put in place soon. .The ability under Raul for self-employment. Currently 40% of the population are self-employed. ...
... not the only one having a hard time with the heat and humidity. Locals were also sweating like there is no tomorrow and complaining about it.
Not being able to think very clearly, I first walked around the old town of Havana without a real direction or sight in mind. Covering large parts of the old quarter, I quickly understood why lots of people had warned me about the salesmen and women in the streets. At each and every corner people were shouting at me: “My ...
... in the lobby bar for some drinks and to get connected on the WiFi (pronounced WeeFee there). The roller coaster had one final g-force to give us.
Earlier in the day we had driven to a house where Janet was trying to locate her friend Carmen’s brother with whom they had lost contact 12 years ago. Carmen had sent Janet a Facebook IM that morning while we were in the hotel. The phone number she gave us hadn’t work but our driver, noticing a digit ...
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