Topic Tag: architecture

Engage, Cuba

This old house

One of the treasures of Cuba’s capital is the concentration of historic architecture in Old Havana, reflecting five centuries of evolving...

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Culture, Travel, Lifestyle, Cuba

Feeling Havana

Cracked concrete blocks that soar skyward between elegant single-story houses. Peeling art deco treasures squashed against brand-new...

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Immerse, Arts and Architecture, Culture, History, Trinidad and Tobago

Houses of the spirits

In islands like Jamaica and Barbados, the great sugar plantocracies of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries spawned imposing mansions...

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Engage, Culture, Festivals and Events, Haiti

Haiti’s Jacmel: Can’t stop the Kanaval

Founded at the end of the seventeenth century, Jacmel on Haiti’s south coast has long been renowned for its historic architecture, its...

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