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Will Cuba Survive the Americanization of Havana?

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 06.03.2015 | Travel
Blake Fleetwood

The architecture of Old Havana has lasted hundreds of years, but will it survive the onslaught of tourists and rampart commercialism that so despoils other Latin American capitals?

An Unauthorized Trip To Cuba

Clint Johnston | Posted 03.20.2013 | Travel
Clint Johnston

I was in Havana, Cuba, with no visa and no permission from the U.S. government. It was just the way I wanted it.

PHOTOS: Havana's Quirky Fusterlandia

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 10.17.2012 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Fusterlandia is a definite must see on any sojourn to Havana. The Cuban artist has energized his community, inspiring them to create art on their own homes, and thus his vision has aesthetically inspired this part of Havana.

The Color of Prosperity

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 06.12.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

I love to stumble across these facades and see their occupants looking out from the small balconies. There is something in them, in the paint chosen to cover the walls and in the bell hanging over the door that gives me hope.

PHOTOS: Beautiful Crumbling Cities Of The World

Black Tomato | Posted 02.07.2012 | Travel
Black Tomato

There is a certain wisp of aesthetic beauty in abandonment. Dilapidated cities are like artistically abstracted urban zones, defined by crumbling walls, elegantly decrepit doors and defaced buildings.

Along For The Ride: Havana

Andrea R. Vaucher | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Andrea R. Vaucher

The mid-century Pontiacs and Plymouths, painted in pulsating colors, patched together with wire and wishes. This is Havana.