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The family in their peaceful protest. Photo by Mario Hechavarria Driggs

Street Blocked by a Family

Not long ago, a Havana family decided to block a street with their belongings in a protest against the government’s failure to …

Cluttered kitchen, Villa America. Photo: Frank Correa

Villa America Today

Villa America, known as the most elegant of all the inns built in the vicinity of the Coney Island Amusement Park before …

The blind musician in the Old Havana. Photo by Mario Hechavarria Driggs

Fine to a Street Musician

A few days ago, the Cuban Police punished a blind street musician by giving him a fine of 6,000 Cuban pesos (about …

Graffiti in Havana. Photo: Mario Hechavarría Driggs

Graffiti flooding the capital

The incognito artists do not stop painting the most dissimilar sketchings on the Havana walls that are on the verge of collapse. …

Fiat 125. Illustrative image.

Brave Women

Catalina Pereira drives a worn down Fiat 125 down the streets of Havana. She is a humble woman of big stature. She …

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New President, Same Cuba

In April of this year, someone without the surname Castro took over the country’s leadership for the first time since the triumph …