Tuesday, July 23, 2013

More Pictures

Old cars, known as máquinas, are prevalent as cheap, unofficial taxis in Havana.

A line of máquinas at a stoplight in Old Havana.

A farm in rural Viñales, where some of the best tobacco in the world is produced.  The building in the center of the picture is a drying house for tobacco leaves.

A storm rolling in over Havana.

The Capitol building is in the center.

Cubans normally drink their coffee black, very sweet, and in small portions.

Approaching New Havana from Old Havana.  Some of the bigger buildings visible are large hotels. 

Monday, July 8, 2013

A few snapshots of Havana and Viñales Valley

Beautiful 1950's cars driving around town

University of Havana

Exploring Habana Vieja with Professor Graddy

Old Havana

Viñales Valley