Havana's statue of Christ blesses the city from the other side of the bay, much like another well-known effigy of Jesus ... More
Cristo de La Habana (El)
Havana's statue of Christ blesses the city from the other side of the bay, much like another well-known effigy of Jesus that gazes down on Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. This particular marble sculpture is the work of Jilma Madera, and was erected in 1958 on a rise in the land that offers the perfect place to watch the sunset. Access is either by road, or across the bay in a boat.
This is an old garrison that still appears to be guarding the entrance to the bay, even though the English
pirates have long since sailed off into history. To reach the fort it is necessary to go to the ...
With tables for six or more and only a couple small tables available, this is a great place to go
in a larger group. The decor is simple with a bar beside the main entrance and a large saloon. ...
A fine example of 18th century Ecclesiastic architecture, the facade is full of columns, niches and other baroque embellishments, in
contrast to the asymmetry of the spires. Close to the sea and dominating one of the main squares within ...