Cienfuegos, Cuba at dawn on April 25, 2015 as seen from the bay side patio of La Perla Hotel, part of the Hotel Jagua compound in the Punto Gordo peninsula. —All images in this post by Phyllis Shess
|For centuries the fortress Castillo del Morro has protected Havana and its Harbor, April 26, 2015
|One Havana neighborhood has embraced the art of Jose Fuster, one of Cuba's living art treasures.
|Student from Benny More La Escuela des Artes in Cienfuegos playing a selection from Mozart, April 27, 2015
|Peacock in the lobby of the main restaurant Hotel Valencia, Old Havana, April 28, 2015
|Vintage '50s Chevrolets in West Havana neighborhood, where Fidel Castro is rumored to have one of his homes.
|Three friends hanging out on a street corner in the old section of Trinidad, Cuba, April 25, 2015
|By day an art gallery; by night a residence in central Trinidad, Cuba, April 25, 2015
|After a tropical downpour, a Cuban woman walks by the neighborhood pharmacy. In socialist Cuba health care and education are free, May 1, 2015