Cuba

By: Grant Maclaurin and Jeremy Phelps

Country

The official name of Cuba is The Republic of Cuba. The Capitol is Havana

Tourist Atractions

Food

Currency

The exchange rate from Us to Cuba is One dollar. They equal the same thing
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Geography

It is an island between the Caribbean sea and north Atlantic Ocean. Total area is 110,860 km. It's the largest country in The Caribbean. Cuba's climate is tropical and moderated by trade winds.The Beach's are very beautiful.

Significance of the flag

After fighting under the orders of the Spanish Crown against the liberating armies of South America, Narciso López, moved from his native Caracas toward Cuba. There his mentality changed, which led him to rebel against the Crown which had defended years earlier. Its support for the revolutionary cause led him to exile, by getting involved in organizations for freedom of Cuba. After fighting under the orders of the Spanish Crown against the liberating armies of South America, Narciso López, moved from his native Caracas toward Cuba. There his mentality changed, which led him to rebel against the Crown which had defended years earlier. Its support for the revolutionary cause led him to exile, by getting involved in organizations for freedom of Cuba.

Government

The country is a socialist republic, the Communist Party is declared the leading force in Cuba. The government controls the centralized economy, labor market and the media.
The Cuban government provides free health care, education and subsidized food rations. The president is both the chief of state and head of the government.
Head of Cuba government: President of the Council of State and President of the Council of Ministers Gen. Raul CASTRO Ruz (shown above). the cabinet consists of a Council of Ministers proposed by the president of the Council of State and appointed by the National Assembly or the 31-member Council of State.

Cultural Activities & Entertainment

Festival de la trova longina- This Festival takes place in santa clara-villa clara. in remebrence of one of the greats of traditional Cuban trova, Manuel Corona. The event includes theoretical and informal get- togethers.

International electroacoustic music festival- Organized by Juan Blanco gathered important figures. They would be listening to electroacoustic music.

Population

11,047,251

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