I do not know a person who appreciates it, and despite this, like the legendary Alcalá Door, “there it is, watching time go by”. People living in Matanzas are obliged to see it daily, like a part of the body that we do not like, but which we cannot get rid of. When at the… Continue Reading »
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For centuries Matanzas historians have dedicated their efforts to unraveling mysteries and answering questions about the past of Cuba, its people, traditions and the beating of its identity. From the first years after the founding of the city of Matanzas, there were researchers passionate about the historical past of this land… Continue Reading »
The year 2018 is characterized by some celebrations regarding culture. To the anniversary 325th of the foundation of San Carlos and San Severino city are added the anniversary 40th of the Cuban Cultural Fund (BFC) and the 30th of the creation of its main office in Matanzas, which was given the condition of Vanguardia Nacional…. Continue Reading »
The old school Galainena, located on Jovellanos Street between Medio and Rio, in the Historic Center of the city of Matanzas, will open its doors again, but now converted into the hotel Río San Juan, another of the works that Matanzas will boast in its 325 birthday, explained to Radio 26 Leonel Pérez Orozco, Curator of the City.
The pedestrian promenade of Calle del Medio, without a doubt, will be one of the busiest places during the next years in Matanzas. To ensure a place as attractive as possible is taken into account from the aesthetic point of view to the most unsuspected detail and do not neglect the use of space, warned the press Leonel Pérez Orozco, City Curator.
Although it presents some delays in its execution in accordance with the schedule foreseen for this stage, the Trade School of the Office of the Conservative will be delivered without problems long before the city arrives at its 325th birthday, explained to the press the civil engineer Renni Pérez Masó, head of this project.
The foundational plaza La Vigía is already undergoing important transformations in view of the 325th anniversary of the founding of the Yuumurian city. Among the main changes are those related to road traffic, Leonel Pérez Orozco, Curator of the City, explained to the press.
The pedestrian promenade of Calle Narváez begins to show a face more in keeping with the 325th anniversary of the founding of the city of Matanzas. The reality is that it now contrasts markedly with the unfavorable image of Calle Comercio, located at the other end of the San Juan River.
We will try to make a special connection between past and present in this place, said Leonel Pérez Orozco, Curator of the City of Matanzas, referring to the foundational Plaza of La Vigía, a central Matanzas space undergoing a profound constructive resuscitation in the face of 325th anniversary of the foundation of this city of rivers and bridges.