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Old Havana, Havana

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Historic Walking Area
History remains a palpable part of daily life at Old Havana, the World Heritage-listed downtown of Cuba's capital. Founded by the Spanish in the 16th century, this historical neighborhood long served as the hub of commerce and a resting point for marauders transporting New World treasures back to Europe. The narrow streets of the central district contain numerous examples of Baroque and Neoclassical architecture, as well as a charming ensemble of private homes complete with neatly decorated balconies and lush internal gardens. The starting point of many tours, this area contains Havana's main square and a 16th-century fortress guarding the entrance into the city's picturesque harbor. To visit Old Havana on your trip to Havana, use our Havana trip builder.
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  • Old Havana is very authentic and extremely friendly. I had no trouble getting around the area and if I needed assistance the locals were there to help.  more »
  • Havana is beautiful. We gotta go. There is an atmosphere people are nice and it's a bit of history that unfolds
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  • Walking, taking a walk, riding in an open car to explore the good, gone too 1周 in the tour bus. Old town is indescribably good. Near Central Park is also the shade of a tree, you can hear children's voices. It was a very peaceful landscape.
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  • Just nice
  • Havana, the State of the music. Music everywhere, beautiful old cars and beautiful buildings. It is visible that there have been few opportunities for maintenance for a long time, but now they were getting. Cozy, but please note, silent is never here.
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