097 - 20th February 2006 - Cuba


Necropolis de Colon


Romanesque Octagonal Chapel in the Necropolis


Spiral Tree - A great example of the Fibonnaci sequence in Nature


The Firemans Mausoleum dedicated to those who died in a fire in the city in 1890


Outside the Chapel


The tree lined main avenue


Memorial Ernesto Che Guevara


The Jose Marti Memorial that towers over the Plaza de la Revolution


Taganana Cave behind the Hotel Nacional


The US Special Interests Office - Obscured by the Plaza Anti Imperialista


A bird at the Nacional Hotel


The Hotel Nacional Itself


A huge gun in the grounds of the hotel


Ambos Mundos Hotel


Nice Wall Mural at Plaza de Simon Bolivar


Building on the corner of Plaza Vieja


You can see the capitolio building from the Plaza Vieja


Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco de Asis


The Oriental Cafe - Beautiful dining in the square


This greeted us on arrival at our second Casa Particular in Vedado


And so did the house dog


Juan Carlos Granger Rodríguez, his wife Lily and their son Carlos Alberto - Our hosts