Sancti Spíritus

Trinidad’s Hotel Restoration Moves Forward

by Enrique Ojito Linares The repairing of La Ronda Hotel in Trinidad, Sancti Spiritus, which is considered the major investment in the tourism constructive scenario within the province, has come to reality.»

Cuba: Zaza Dam Benefits from Heavy Rains

by Luis Herrera Zaza dam stocks had gone up by over 330, 000 000m³ this Wednesday morning due to the heavy rains derived from the weather conditions present in central and eastern Cuba.»

Why the Escambray Cordillera?

The Escambray is a chain of mountains stretching all along the current municipalities of central provinces of Cienfuegos, Villa Clara and Sancti Spíritus, in which lays most of their demarcation. Its selection by our neighboring imperialist nation as a perfect clout to boost armed uprising, responded not merely to its high-altitude characteristics.»

Juan Almeida: The Musician, the Hero


By Gisselle Morales Before boarding Granma yacht in 1956, Juan Almeida was already thinking about music. At that time he was not a Commander of the Cuban Revolution yet, nor had survived the first combat in Alegria de Pio where he pronounced that famous phrase of his left for posterity.»

Chavez Donates Guayabera to Sancti Spiritus

Taken from CUBADEBATE Venezuela President Hugo Chavez donated a shirt to the Socio-Cultural project La Guayabera, from the central Cuban city of Sancti Spiritus.  The garment will be handed over next October 24 in the headquarters of the Union of Writers and Artists in this city.»

Cuba’s Sancti Spiritus, Capital City of the Guayabera

By Manuel Echevarria The determination to open a museum for the exhibition of guayabera shirts in the central Cuban province of Sancti Spiritus has been widely backed with donations that enhance local heritage. The hall which has so far served for the exhibition of such garments was re-opened this Friday.»

US Conspiracy Delayed Return of Child to Cuba

The conspiracy between Florida’s authorities and this US state’s Department of Children and Families (DCF) to prevent the return to the island of a minor child demanded by her Cuban father was denounced by the defense lawyer when interviewed by Escambray digital.»

Cuba: Father’s Ordeals to Get Daughter Back Unveiled

Ordeals faced by a Cuban father who was taken to trial in US Florida when claiming custody of his daughter have been unveiled by Cuba’s Juventud Rebelde journal. In two reportages entitled ‘Rescue of a princess’ and ‘From New York to Cabaiguán: a ticket to justice’, Cuban journalist Alina Perera Robbio reveals the tricks and provocations faced by Rafael Izquierdo »

The Night Mayabuna Cried Out


One year after the air crash that took place in the southern territory of Sancti Spíritus, Escambray refers again to the dramatic story of the Aerocaribbean S.A. 883 flight.»