Although this Thursday is celebrated the International Hug Day, this time the day takes place without a physical expression of affection, due to the need for social isolation that the new coronavirus pandemic has plagued the planet for now has imposed for overa year on everyone.
The San José rum factory celebrates its 14th anniversary this Saturday with the satisfaction of having become a benchmark in the Cuban industry for its high technological capacity and the extraordinary quality of its productions.
Plaza del Carmen, located in the province of Camagüey, in the center of Cuba, was created in the first decades of the 19th century with the aim of opening a space that would highlight the facade of the Church of Our Lady of Carmen, about 600 meters west of Avenida Republica.
According to Christian historiography, when the first faithful arrived in northern Europe, they discovered that its inhabitants were celebrating the birth of Frey, god of the Sun and fertility, by adorning an evergreen tree, on the date close to Christian Christmas today.
The Palace of the Second Corporal (Palacio del Segundo Cabo), located in Old Havana, next to the Palace of the General Captains and facing one side of the Plaza de Armas, is one of the oldest buildings of the old Havana town.