The restoration carried out in 1994 of the current Los Oficios Gallery – studio-gallery of renowned artist Nelson Domínguez –  represents a tribute to Cuban colonial building traditions. Located in the vicinity of Plaza de San Francisco de Asís, this 18th-century building was part of the first growth of the city around its system of squares, …

This past April, the Gran Manzana Kempinski Hotel in Havana was awarded the important Continental Prix Versailles 2018 for the Central America, South America and the Caribbean region, in the hotel category, “for the extraordinary restoration and refurbishment” of the former Manzana de Gómez building. The new hotel is the result of the intervention in …

People from all over the Island visiting the city, then and now, take back home, as a trophy, a personal or family picture with the Capitolio as backdrop In my distant childhood, Havana was a gift. In my youth, an obsession. In my old age, a reason to live. Havana has been journeyed by writers, …