Miramar, Havana

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Explore Havana's exclusive and upscale side with a visit to Miramar. The residential district houses a number of foreign embassies, including the landmark Russian embassy built in a striking Constructivist style by Soviet architect Aleksandr Rochegov. The district has a renowned history as home to some of Havana's richest residents prior to the revolution--as evidenced by the great number of luxury mansions and large houses still in the area. Plenty of activities abound in the neighborhood, from architectural sightseeing and dining out to tranquil ambles through botanical gardens. Make Miramar a centerpiece of your Havana vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Havana holiday planner.
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  • Havana neighborhood emerged from the new wealthy before the revolution, showing stately homes and mansions, near the sea
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  • I was in this area of Havana on my trip from honeymoon with my spouse. I think it is nice to know different parts of the city, as for example, Miramar.
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  • There are lots of tours through Miramar and Vedado neighborhoods, including of the forest between the two. Some of the tours are in the classic cars. Know that the usual price is $5-10. I didn't have ...  more »

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