Archive for the ‘Geography’ Category

Autentica Cuba - Cuba´s tourism ministry launches its new campaign

 
Officially putting the “Viva Cuba” campaign to rest, the Cuba Tourist Board unveiled their new global marketing campaign “ Auténtica Cuba ”
In addition to the launch, attendees welcomed visiting Cuban vice-minister, Maria Elena Lopez, as well as introduced Cuba’s new director, Ruben Jimenez.
 
Jimenez, who will be based out of the tourist board’s Toronto office, had this [...]

Sol Melia prohibits internet use by Cubans in its Cuban Hotels

In an unusual twist right out of a badly written novel, Sol Melia denied access to the internet on camera to two Cuban citizens this past Sunday. In itself a remarkable decision by the Spanish chain with more hotels in Cuba than any other. The video shows a Melia employee alleging that both Etecsa and [...]

Baracoa Geography

It is located at about 1200 kilometres from Havana in the eastern part of the country specially to the northwest of Guantánamo, the present capital of the province that takes its name and also bounds with the Moa mine municipality, a locality that belongs to Holguín.
It has an extension of 921.2 (sq. km) and it [...]

Bayamo Geography

The city of San Salvador de Bayamo is located in the eastern region of Cuba. It is precisely to the southeast of the island and in the middle of Valle del Río Cauto, the largest (as regard to its extension)in the country. This is a city full of history throughout all its corners. Its territorial [...]

Guantánamo Geography

Province located in the southeast of Cuba’s eastern region. It has an extension of 6 176 sq km (2385 sq mi) and an estimated population [...]

Isla de La Juventud Geography

Special municipality, the largest in Cuba, contained in an island located in the [...]

Santiago de Cuba Geography

Province located in the south of Cuba’s eastern region. It has an extension [...]

Granma Geography

Province located in the southwest portion of Cuba’s eastern region. It has an [...]

Holguín Geography

Province located in the northeast portion of Cuba’s eastern region with coasts to [...]

Las Tunas Geography

Westernmost province in Cuba’s eastern region limiting north with Camagüey and the Atlantic [...]

Camagüey Geography

Province located to the eastern end of the central region of Cuba. It [...]

Ciego de Ávila Geography

Province located in the central region of Cuba. It has an extension of [...]

Sancti Spíritus Geography

Province located in the central region of Cuba. It has an extension of [...]

Cienfuegos Geography

Province located on the south coast of Cuba’s central region. It has an [...]

Villa Clara Geography

Province located in the central region of Cuba. It limits to the north [...]

Matanzas Geography

Province located in the western region of Cuba. It has an extension of 11 802,5 sq km (4557 sq mi) and an [...]

Pinar del Río Geography

Westernmost province of the island of Cuba. It limits to the north with the Gulf of Mexico, to the east with the province of La Habana, to the south with the Caribbean Sea, and to the west with the Yucatan Channel. It has an extension of 10 904,01 sq km (4210 sq mi) and an [...]

Havana City Geography

Havana City has an extension of 727,4 sq km (280,8 sq mi) [...]

General Geography

Cuba, the largest of the Antilles, is an archipelago consisting of a main island named Cuba, the Isle of Youth and about 4,195 keys [...]

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