Cuba

Alan Mejia World Geography November 10 2014

Cuba Flag

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Cuba Physical Map

Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is an island country in the Caribbean. The nation of Cuba comprises the main island of Cuba, the Isla de la Juventud and several archipelagos. Havana is the capital of Cuba and its largest city.
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Cuba Political Map

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Cuba attractions

Cuba is a beautiful small place where everyone is welcome here to stay and see the beauty Cuba has to offer. The most beautiful places in Cuba is Havana , Cuba capital. In that city there are beautiful beaches and all you can eat exotic food from all over Latin America.The best part about visiting Cuba is the Museum of Great Arts. In the museum there are amazing art works and drawings where you can see and visit any time of the year.

Museum of the Revolution

Another museum in Cuba

Gran Treato De Habana

Another museum in Cuba

Religion

Most people in Cuba follow Roman Catholic.About 60%-70% of people in Cuba believe in Roman Catholic.

People Praying

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A Church

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Languange

Cuba official language is Spanish. When someone says hi in Cuba they say hola.Other languages that Cuba people speak are Creole and Lucumi.

Ethic Groups

The major ethic group is White, Mestizo and black in Cuba. The percentage of White is 64.1%, Mestizos 26.6% and Black 9.3%.

White and Mestizos

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Mestizos and Blacks

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Customs and Traditions

Cuba has a lot of of music, festivals, carnivals, and food. For example, Cuba most famous festival is the Santiago DE Cuba which usually in July 18-27.Another well known festival is the Fiesta De Fuego which people also go and its also in July this special event.In addition there are several Cuban holidays and the most famous and biggest one is the Revolutionary Past. Some famous food they serve in this great festivals are the Fuego Latino, Cuban sandwitch, and Ropa Vieja. Popular dances is Jazz, Salsa, Rumba and Mambo. The popular music in Cuba are SON, Rumba, and Danzon.

Mambo

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Ropa Vieja

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Jobs

The people from Cuba are like any other people in the world. They are Engineers, Doctors, Vets and even Truck drivers. The job that makes Cuba different from other country are tourism jobs which earns way more then Doctors and Engineers.

Cuba Doctors

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Engineers

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Holidays and Festivals

Cuba has a lot of of music, festivals, carnivals, and food. For example, Cuba most famous festival is the Santiago DE Cuba which usually in July 18-27.Another well known festival is the Fiesta De Fuego which people also go and its also in July this special event.In addition there are several Cuban holidays and the most famous and biggest one is the Revolutionary Past. The reason they celebrate this special events are because they honor special people that did something heroic for Cuba.

Music

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Dances

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Cuba Tourism Video

Authentic Cuba. Tourism Campaign Ad