Wolfgang's photos

  • Che Guevara everywhere

    The image of Che Guevara is placed everywhere on Cuba island. The likeness of Che is the most famous one on the world. This display was seen in Baracoa on a stone wall beside the mainroad downtown city. Che Guevara was a Marxist revolutionary allied with…

  • Two Cuban Beauties, dos chicas muy guapas

    Stefanie and her elder sister where giving us their hospitality in their house in Baracoa on Cuba. We`ll keep the friendship in our mind for ever.

  • Beach at Punta de Maisí

    On clear weather conditions you can see the coast of Haiti island which is away only 40 nautical miles = 73 km. The sea was very rough and not able for swimming or doing any other water sport. Some hundred meters beside this point was a deportation camp f…

  • The Torrero of Punta de Maisí

    We stayed at the most eastern point of Cuba. The place was restricted for all foreigners since a short time before. We got contact to the lighthouse caretaker who is called "Torrero" in Spanish (the bullfighter is written "Torero").

  • In front of an housedoor in the lane of Baracoa

    The streetlife outside the houses in Baracoas side streets is very vital. The small girl run out her dwelling for this photoshoot, but the contrast of sunlight and shadows made it a bit difficult.

  • The bay of Baracoa

    At background is the mesa mountain which discoverer Christoph Columbus has painted in his logbook when he landed October 28. 1492 in the bay of Baracoa. Baracoa is in longtime conflict with an other small town called Bariay in Cuban province Holguín where…

  • 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…

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