By: Maggie & Jack
Cienfuegos was founded by a man named Luis Declouet. Declouet was a Frenchmen. It was founded on April 22, 1819. Cienfuegos is located at 22* North and 80* West. It is 150 miles outside of the Cuban capital, Havana.
Cuba, live music in Cienfuegos
Natural Resources and Land
The land in Cienfuegos is full of rolling hills and an abundance off water useful for irrigation. The soil that is mostly made of limestone and red clay is ideal for lots of agriculture which can be sold in different markets.
In Cienfuegos, Spanish is the most commonly spoken language. English is spoken in some areas too.
POINTS OF INTEREST:
Parque de Natural Topes de Collantes
Topes de Collantes is a nature reserve park that has lush forests, waterfalls and natural lakes to swim in.
Palacio de Gobierno
Palacio de Gobierno is a functioning government building that contains paintings, artwork and a stunning courtyard.