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Places of Confluence in Downtown Sancti Spiritus (+photos)

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View of the Serafín Sánchez Park at sunset. (Photo: Oscar Alfonso Sosa).

In Sancti Spiritus there are several confluence sites, places that are distinguished by the almost permanent presence of people who come together to rest, talk and enjoy the surroundings Continue reading

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The Conrado Benítez Cinema of Sancti Spiritus

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The Conrado Bennítez Cinema is located across from the Serafín Sánchez Park. (Photo: gettyimages).

The building that shelters the Conrado Benitez Cinema of Sancti Spiritus was initially constructed to be a family house. 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

Commander in Chief Fidel Castro pays last visit to Sancti Spiritus

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Residents of Sancti Spiritus will gather this Thursday in front of this library to bid farewell to Fidel Castro. (Photo: A. del Valle)

From the balconies of this library , the Ruben Martinez Villena Provincial Library, Fidel Castro first addressed the residents of Sancti Spiritus on January 6th, 1959. Continue reading

The dove, identity symbol of Sancti Spiritus

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The silver dove is kept at the Provincial History Museum of Sancti Spiritus. (Photo: A. del Valle)

The Village of the Holy Spirit (Sancti Spiritus), located in the center of the beautiful Cuban island, has several identifying symbols, since there are several sites that come to our minds when we are asked about it. Continue reading

Sancti Spiritus, city in red and black

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Sancti Spiritus granted venue of the 26th of July for second time (Photo: Vicente Brito)

Sancti Spiritus or the Village of the Holy Spirit, as it is also known, dresses up again in red and black to show that it is the best province of Cuba, thus becoming the venue of the 26th of July commemoration. Continue reading