Fan collection to congratulate the Colonial Art Museum

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Musa No. V remarks a millenary Chinese tradition practiced by all the countries of the world. (Photo: A. del Valle)

 

The Museum of Colonial Art of Sancti Spiritus is celebrating its birthday. The House of One Hundred Doors, as it is also known, will reach half a century of existence next October Continue reading

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Cadillac One rocks Sancti Spiritus

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Cadillac One plays every Thursday night at Casa de la Guayabera. (Photo taken from Facebook).

The House of the Guayabera of Sancti Spiritus, one of the most recognized cultural centers of this ancient Cuban city, receives every Thursday night the musicians of the rock band Cadillac One Continue reading

Hotel Perla de Cuba was favorite for the many

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The original entrance of the hotel was from what is today Luz y Caballero Street. (Photo: Escambray)

In front of the Serafín Sánchez Park, there is this building that for more than eighty years hosted the Perla de Cuba hotel, the only facility of the historic center originally constructed for such use. Continue reading

The Coppelia of Sancti Spiritus is as good as new

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Coppelia undoubtedly contributes to enhance the beauty of the area. (Photo: Vicente Brito)

The Coppelia ice-cream shop of Sancti Spiritus has been re-opened after being submitted to refurbishment for almost four months. Continue reading

No need for watches in Topes de Collantes

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Topes de Collantes’s sundial is the only one in central Cuba. (Photo: Oscar Alfonso Sosa)

If you ever decide to visit Topes de Collantes, that wonderful site located in the Escambray Mountains range in Trinidad, Sancti Spiritus, you will not need to worry about bringing a watch with you. Continue reading

Memories: Old images of the Village of the Holy Spirit

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Guairo Alley is one of the most ancient streets in Sancti Spiritus.

The Village of the Holy Spirit, the fourth village founded in Cuba by Spanish colonizers, has experienced changes over the years. Yet, the ancient city treasures a great deal of colonial times features mostly in the so-called historic area. Continue reading

First bridge ever built in The Village of the Holy Spirit

This old bridge, built over the Yayabo River, is one of the most visited places in Sancti Spiritus. It was built to link the town with the road to the nearby village of Trinidad.