Wolfgang's photos

  • Mangroves in the Alejandro de Humboldt National Park

    One part of the tour through the Alejandro de Humboldt National Park is a way in the mangroven forrest where many manatees swimming underwater in the jungle. The animals seldom come to the surface.

  • Idyllic restaurant along the country road

    The road between Baracoa and the most eastern point of Cuba Punta de Maisí is worth for a day excursion to enjoy the amazing views. This simple hut was our stopover for early dinner before sunset.

  • Streetlife in Parque Independecia Baracoa

    Downtown Baracoa is the mainplace called Parque Independencia where public streetlife happen nearly around the clock. Just sitting on the bench and watching whats happen around we saw people having fierce discussions or traveling entertainer care for amus…

  • Hatuey the forgotten Haitian Cacique

    Hatuey was born and raised in Quisqueya/Haiti. Following the conquest of the island of Ayiti by the Spaniards, He was witness to the atrocities by the Spanish Conquistadors against his people, the Arawak/Taino Amerindians. Soon after, Cacique Hatuey and h…

  • Street juggler on the cityroad in Havanna

    Masked girl as a clown. Some Cuban people celebrate street parties to amuse the public.

  • Iglesia Parrocial de la Santísima in Trinidad

    Plaza Mayor in Trinidad is like a stage in a theater. The Plaza is the historic centre of the town, declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1988.

  • Cuban motor trishaws Parque Martires des 71

    Two typical motor rickshaws (better say trishaws) seen everywhere in Havana waiting for custumers. This coconut-trishaws now is a city symbol like the gondolas in Venice.

  • Hemingway as guest inside a bar in Havana Vieja

    El Floridita is a bar in Havana Vieja. A statue of Ernest Hemingway is loaning on the bar desk and it seem he ordered a Mojito drink. The life music at the background gave the typical atmosphere for an Havana bar.

  • Las Terrazas in Artemisa province of Cuba

    Las Terrazas is a destination point for day tripper from Havana to do excursion to beautiful garden. The reserve is rich in flora and fauna, and includes lakes, rivers and waterfalls. Organised excursions on the many footpaths and trails can be booked at…

  • Luxury cruiser Hamburg docks on in Havana port

    In the early morning holiday cruiser Hamburg from Germany in docking on the pier in Havana harbour. Captured before a day excursion in Havana Vieja.

  • View to Guantánamo Bay US Naval Base

    The closes way to visit into the US enclave Guantánamo Bay is the Kuban Mirador de Malones. Its about 7 kilometers to the border of the enclave. In 1903, Cuba signed a treaty that leased Guantánamo Bay to the United States for use as a Naval Station, with…

  • 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…

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