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Havana travel guide.

Havana ( Français: La Havane, Russian: Гавана, Spanish: La Habana, Deutsch: Havanna) is a city in Cuba, situated in the Havana region. According to the latest census, the city population is about 2163824 inhabitants. Geographical coordinates of Havana (WGS84): (lat.): 23° 7' 59" N ( 23.133 ), (long.): 82° 22' 59" W ( -82.383 ). Interested in Havana’s history, and other interesting facts? Learn more about the city’s history and culture from Wikipedia article about Havana.

Havana sights and POI (Points Of Interest).

The sights most referred to are: Granma (yacht), Miramar, University of Havana, La Cabaña, El Capitolio.
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. Havana Map and weather in Havana.

  • Havana

    Lat:23.133Lon:-82.383
    Cuba

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Havana
Temp: 28 °C
Wind Chill:28 °C
Pressure:73 %
Speed:26 km/h
Direction:25 °
Humidity: mb
NNE
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Havana, 2 km

Havana travel guide. Routes through Havana

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    Havana (/həˈvænə/; Spanish: La Habana [la aˈβana] ( listen)) is the capital city, largest city, province, major port, and leading commercial center of Cuba. The city has a population of 2.1 million inhabitants, and it spans a total of 781.58 km (301.77 sq mi) – making it the largest city by area, the most populous city, and the fourth 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 harbors: Mari melena, Guanabacoa and Antares. 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 Americas, becoming a stopping point for treasure-laden Spanish galleons returning to Spain. 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 of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC). In 2009, the city/province had the third highest income in the country.

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