The sixth town founded by the Spaniards arrives at 500 years old last November 16. Founded in 1519, it had before two other settlements, further south, the first in 1514. It was born under the name of San Cristóbal de La Habana, following the Spanish custom of including as part of the name of the patron saint, as It also occurs, for example, in San Salvador de Bayamo and Santa María de […]
The post about "Havana: from capital to homeland ..." appeared first on Cuba Periodistas website.
To engage in latest trends, developments and opportunities regarding urban sustainability across Australia and Latin America, join our community at Sustainable Cities Group.
Not yet a member? Get connected and be inspired by more incredible Latin American and Australian professionals. Join the growing Somos21 Community.