Cuba has a long history in animated films, and there are not many countries where local characters have widespread recognition in society, even decades after they were created. The Animation Studios of the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry (ICAIC) have been in charge of producing films like Elpidio Valdés, Cecilín y Coti, …

The functionality of iron elements went hand in hand with the creativity of master blacksmiths who gave the buildings an air of dreamlike beauty The 19th century came knocking on Old Havana’s door announcing the birth of a New Havana outside the city walls, foreshadowing winds of change. One of the reminiscences of this century …

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, …