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