Hamel Alley: A Place with its Own Identity in Havana

Hamel Alley: A Place with its Own Identity in Havana

Hamel Alley has its own personality, it doesn’t need anything else or nobody else to be what it is. It’s like Chinatown in Havana, or Obispo Boulevard, a place characterized by peculiar smells, colors and sounds. The alley smells, sounds, tastes and looks like...
Beyond Roots, a platform for Afro-Cuban culture

Beyond Roots, a platform for Afro-Cuban culture

If Adriana Heredia had been asked five years ago about the possibility of becoming an entrepreneur, she would have rejected the notion. This economist, a professor at the University of Havana, was focused on her academic career; but everything began to change when she...
10 Leading Figures Who Enriched Afro-Cuban Culture

10 Leading Figures Who Enriched Afro-Cuban Culture

The interaction between African and European culture gave rise in Cuba to the Afro-Cuban concept, without which it is impossible to understand the identity of this country. PanamericanWorld offers a closer look at the lives of 10 stars whose artistic work has...