Memorial a los Estudiantes de Medicina
Castillo de San Salvador de la Punta
One in a quartet of forts defending Havana harbor, La Punta was designed by the Italian military engineer Giovanni Bautista Antonelli...
Preserved in Parque de los Enamorados (Lovers' Park), surrounded by streams of speeding traffic, lies a surviving section of the...
Statue of General Máximo Gómez
On a large traffic island overlooking the mouth of the harbor is a rather grand statue on the right-hand side. Gómez was a war hero from...
Prado No 12
A slim flat-iron building on the corner of Paseo de Martí (known colloquailly as Prado) and San Lázaro that serves drinks and simple...
Run by the local Spanish Asturianas society, Castropol's reputation has expanded in line with its fleshed out restaurant space over the...
Memorial a los Estudiantes de Medicina information
A fragment of wall encased in marble at the end of El Prado marking the spot where eight Cuban medical students were shot by the Spanish in 1871 as a reprisal for allegedly desecrating the tomb of a Spanish journalist.