Take a tour of Top 10 Attractions of Havana, Cuba – part of the World’s Greatest Attractions series by GeoBeats.
Hey, this is your host, Naomi. I would like to show you the top 10 attractions of Havana, Cuba.
Number 10: Old Havana, among the most unique places you’ll visit. Time seems to stand still there. Enjoy the great architecture, art and music.
Number 9: Transportation. Havana is teeming with fascinating modes of transportation, including public taxis and vintage cars that lend to a colorful atmosphere.
Number 8: El Capitolio, Cuba’s national capital building. The exterior has a resemblance to the U. S. Capitol. It was built in 1929 to house the seat of government.
Number 7: Music. Cuban music is famous the world over. With its diverse styles that include European and African influences, music is one of Cuba’s highlights.
Number 6: El Morro, a 16th century fortress in the Bay of Havana, built to protect Spain’s military from pirate attacks. There’s even a history museum inside.
Number 5: Cigars. Cuban cigars are considered to be the finest in the world. You can tour a cigar factory here and see how they are made.
Number 4: San Cristobal Cathedral, a historic cathedral’s baroque facade has asymmetrical towers.
Number 3: Revolution Square, a massive city square, and close to the President’s offices. It’s the site for the political rallies and other major events.
Number 2: The Castle of the Royal Force, the oldest fort in all the Americas. And as a part of Old Havana, is the UNESCO world heritage site.
Number 1: Malecón, the famous sea wall in Havana with the waves hitting the embankment, a great place to mingle with the locals and experience the sunset.
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