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This city was founded in 1699, although its origin is earlier. In 1578 the council of Havana mercedó Francisco de Rojas a sheet called Rio Feo, meeting the herd of Alonso Rojas, Marqués de San Felipe y Santiago. Five months later, another donation of the same land, with a different name, Gaspar Hernandez. Ignored by both the terms of the contract, the City of Havana held a demarcation of those lands, designating the names of Pinar del Rio, Las Taironas and San Mateo, making them the subject of further favors. After the changes, exchanges and transactions between different owners ended in 1719. But since 1699 the neighborhood of Pinar del Río came forming, with proof that the priest had unchurched provide spiritual services in the district of San Rosendo and who baptized on August 2 of that year a child son of natives of Jamaica.
In 1710 the first chapel in the yard of Pinar del Río rose, under the invocation of San Rosendo, date to be determined to some historians as the foundation of this city. While neither the 1699 nor 1710 are that determined the development of the population, in 1773 the Captain General Don Felipe Fonsdeviela, given the need to create a nucleus that would serve as head lands which eventually became the province and already had to be excellent for the cultivation of snuff, did deliver the first lots to the residents of this place. Ordering at the same time qualified her to choose the most convenient seat for this town and It is fixed the limits of their jurisdiction subordinate. It was then, Captain General Fonsdeviela the creator of the city and was also in his honor that he named New Philippines, his patronymic. The town received the title of town on September 10, 1867.
Matanzas is a province of western Cuba west limiting Mayabeque Province, east with the provinces of Villa Clara and Cienfuegos, on the north by the Straits of Florida and south by the Caribbean Sea. Its capital is the city of Matanzas and has coastal tourist destination: Varadero. Christopher Columbus on his second voyage, in 1494, observed the southern coast of Matanzas, however the true initial contact of the Spaniards takes place in 1508, when Sebastián de Ocampo makes the circumnavigation of the island. The first significant event in its history, and which bears his name, happens in 1510, when a group of aborigines killed a group of Spanish. The fact takes on special importance because it had not yet started the conquest of Cuba and this early rebellious action acquires merit of the primacy at the same time, by its bloody repercussions Matanzas gave the name to the place.
Havana in Spanish: La Habana, is the capital city, largest city, province, major port, and leading commercial centre of Cuba. The city proper has a population of 2.1 million inhabitants, and it spans a total of 728.26 km2 (281.18 sq mi) making it the largest city by area, the most populous city, and the third largest metropolitan area in the Caribbean region. The city extends mostly westward and southward from the bay, which is entered through a narrow inlet and which divides into three main harbours: Marimelena, Guanabacoa and Atarés. The sluggish Almendares River traverses the city from south to north, entering the Straits of Florida a few miles west of the bay.
The city of Havana was founded by the Spanish in the 16th century and due to its strategic location it served as a springboard for the Spanish conquest of the continent becoming a stopping point for the treasure-laden Spanish galleons on the crossing between the New World and the Old World. King Philip II of Spain granted Havana the title of City in 1592. Walls as well as forts were built to protect the old city.The sinking of the U.S. battleship Maine in Havana's harbor in 1898 was the immediate cause of the Spanish–American War.
Contemporary Havana can essentially be described as three cities in one: Old Havana, Vedado and the newer suburban districts. The city is the center of the Cuban government, and home to various ministries, headquarters of businesses and over 90 diplomatic offices. The current mayor is Marta Hernández from the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC). In 2009, the city/province had the 3rd highest income in the country.
The city attracts over a million tourists annually, the Official Census for Havana reports that in 2010 the city was visited by 1,176,627 international tourists, a 20.0% increase from 2005. The historic centre was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1982. The city is also noted for its history, culture, architecture and monuments.
In May 2015, Havana was officially recognized as one of the New7Wonders Cities together with Vigan, Doha, La Paz, Durban, Beirut, and Kuala Lumpur.
Mystery and illusion, magic and charm, elegance and power, are some of the feelings that inevitably awaken the consuming of a good Cuban cigar, major work of ancient and traditional art that makes Cuba a world icon. Habano cigar culture, from the hands of artisans who produce this art, is an incredible opportunity for lovers of this feeling, and the unique aroma from the best of Cuban tobacco.
Designed for lovers of Cuban music. Demonstrative workshop Cuban percussion and its use in various musical genres gives the Rumba. popular party in the Callejon de Hamel, in contact with the Cuban people enjoy the dances and popular Cuban rhythms in the neighborhood of Key West, tasting cocktail of Isabel. Food at the restaurant La Mina
Southtown colonial Cuba center founded in 1514 by Diego Velazquez and was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site with its famous Valley of the Sugar Mills. Located 4 hours of Varadero, has a privileged geographical position overlooking the Caribbean Sea and behind the Escambray mountain range, which adds to its rich cultural life to turn this town into one of the most liked tourist sites in Cuba.