Wolfgang's photos

  • Christoph Columbus the discoverer of a new continent

    he people in Baracoa belief that Christoph Columbus was landed in the bay of Baracoa in November 27th 1492. This memorial is placed eastside of Baracoa. But the smalltown Baracoa stays in clinch with an other small town a bit more northwestern village cal…

  • Stefanie, a young lady in Baracoa

    In front of her house in Baracoa on the way to the Playa Boca del Miel (honey mouth beach).

  • Graffiti at the public park

    This colored graffiti was painted on the wall in the Parque Marina Grajales in Baracoa.

  • Manaca-Iznaga Tower nearby Trinidad

    Twelve kilometers northwest of Trinidad, the Manaca-Iznaga Tower continues to watch over the Valle de los Ingenios (Valley of the Sugar Mills) as it did over 180 years, although its purpose today has nothing to do with its origin.

  • Chevrolet Bell Air 1955 in Alejandro de Humboldt National Park

    27 km outside from Baracoa its the worth seeing National Park Alejandro de Humboldt where we had a tour for 3 hours to enjoy visiting great fauna and flora. In from of the entrance to the park was passing this oldtimer car, a Chevrolet Bell Air which was…

  • Pair of Cuban buffalos

    On the way to Santiago de Cuba meeting this male/female pair of buffalos. Proud to get photoshooted by tourist they got in pose for my snapshot.

  • Borderline to Guantánamo

    The province Guantánamo is one of the most dreamlike parts of Cuba and important to visit for every tourist. Guantánamo was the part of the island where Christoph Columbus landed America more than 500 years ago. Guantánamo is a province on Cuba, its very…

  • Weather capers over Santiago de Cuba

    Once at the early evening we had this natural spectacle in front of our terrasse over the harbour. There color was like this, I didn't modify the photo.

  • Idyllic place in Baitiquri

    Baitiquri was our stopover on the way from Guantánamo City to Baracoa. The highway is high recommedated for every traveller going the "La Farola" highway to the picturesque town Baracoa.

  • Mask dancing in Santiago de Cuba

    Santiago de Cuba is considered to be the most Caribbean of cities in Cuba and is the traditional site of two important popular festivities: the Carnivals and the Fiesta del Fuego, or Feast of Fire. We had a great time with the people of Cuban rhythm. At P…

  • Cathedral "Nuestra Señora de la Asunción" in Santiago de Cuba

    The Cathedral and Church "Nuestra Señora de la Asunción", arises at the beginning of the XVI century in the village of Baracoa once founded the same one. This Church for that time parochial was known with the name of La Iglesia Parroquial de la Villa de B…

  • Lucrecia, a young girl in Santiago de Cuba

    Lucrecia was the youngest family member of our host in Santiago de Cuba wher we stayed in a Casa Particular a private guesthouse. The talk about her education was very interesting: Education is open to all irrespective of caste, age and sex. There is no e…

  • Young Cuban citizen in Trinidad

    The young little lady gets German goody for a photo shoot. Her education in Cuba has become a top priority for the government since the rule of Castro. Reforming the educational system in Cuba was one of Castro's main revolutionary goals when he came into…

  • The tomb of famous singer Ibrahim Ferrer

    Ibrahim Ferrer was a popular Afro-Cuban musician in Cuba and got very famous as a member of the several surviving members of the Buena Vista Social Club, Ibrahim Ferrer died at age 78 of multiple organ failure on August 6, 2005 in Havana after returning f…

  • Street life in Casa Blanca Havana

    At the other side of Havana Port we reached the suburb called Casa Blanca. The scenes in the public are quiet different the life in Havanas historic city. People mostly life ourtside their houses and the visitor gets the feeling to be integrated in their…

  • Punta de Maisí in Guantánamo on Cuba

    The most eastern point on the island Cuba. On clear days the visibility is possilbe to the mountain range of Haiti. This point was restricted for all visitors due the operations against smuggle gangs from Jamaica and Mexico which offen landed at this coas…

  • Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Merced in Camagüey

    The about 55 ha Historic Centre of Camagüey constitutes an exceptional example of a traditional urban settlement relatively isolated from main routes. Camagüey is an interesting and amazing place for al visitors who prefer to travel a bit beside the main…

  • Sunset at the Plaza Carrillo in Trinidad Cuba

    Evening atmosphere before dinner time in the Casa Particular (private guesthouse). Its an amazing experience to observe the local people at the main park dowmtown the city.

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