Category Archives: Cultural

American musician considers it a privilege to play in Cuba

Havana, Jan 16 (Radio Cadena Agramonte) – “It is a privilege to play in Cuba, where I have a lot of friends, I love the music and the Cuban culture,” expressed here the recognized American instrumentalist Victor Goines. On a … Continue reading

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Contemporary Art Museum’s exhibition explores Cuba and U.SA.’s relationship

“Closing our borders and our minds are not viable alternatives in this globalized world,” Smith said. “We need to learn about and welcome other cultures and societies, and a university museum can provide vehicles for this type of cultural awareness … Continue reading

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59th Casa de las Americas Literary Prize begins in Cuba

HAVANA, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) — The Casa de las Americas Literary Award, one of the most prestigious and oldest of its kind in Latin America, began its awards of this year here on Monday. According to the organizers of the … Continue reading

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Camagüey´s Higher Education shall be represented in University 2018

Camagüey, Cuba Jan 15 (Radio Cadena Agramonte) – enrich the knowledge from the sciences with a focus on sustainable development, is the purpose of the 11th International Congress of Higher Education 2018 University, with the participation of professionals from various … Continue reading

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Cuba hopes to receive 5 million tourists in 2018

HAVANA, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) — Cuba hopes to set a new record in tourism by receiving five million foreign visitors this year. “2018 will be the year of the five million tourists,” Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero said on Sunday, adding … Continue reading

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Cuban Piano Player Cucurucho Valdes to Present CD in Jazz Plaza

Havana, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban young piano player Roberto Carlos ”Cucurucho” Valdés announced today that he will present a CD with his music titled ”Con Los Pies en Mi Tierra” (With My Feet on My Ground) as part of … Continue reading

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Cuba Celebrates National Science Day

Havana, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) – The Cuban scientific community is celebrating today the National Science Day with the successful development of more than 5,000 science, technology and innovation (CTI) projects, to overcome the complex challenges the island is facing. … Continue reading

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CUBAN REVOLUTION: 11 THINGS I LEARNED WHILE CYCLING THROUGH CUBA

written by Frank Cheshire – Intrepid Travel/The Journal  January 15, 2018 If you think the best way to see Cuba is from the backseat of ’52 Chevy, you could be right. But an even better way to experience the Caribbean island is from the … Continue reading

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Halsey to show works by Cuban artist Roberto Diago

By Adam Parker – The Post and Courier – Jan 13, 2018 He is one of Cuba’s most famous artists. Juan Roberto Diago Durruthy, who usually goes by Roberto Diago, or simply Diago, makes paintings, sculptures, installations, mixed-media pieces and … Continue reading

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Cuba honors its heroes with pride, just as they defended our independence

Havana, Jan 12 – TERCER FRENTE, Santiago de Cuba–The Mario Muñoz mausoleum located in the heart of the Sierra Maestra, on Esperanza Hill, yesterday January 11 was the site of a military ceremony presided by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, … Continue reading

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