Cuban self employed jeweler stand. After economic changes, small private business are allowed in the Socialist Cuba
Portrait of Cuban real people: Man sitting in the Pico Steps. He wears a red cap. The steps lead to the Tivoli neighborhood in Santiago de Cuba. They are a tourist attraction in the city
Man polishing the Calixto Garcia plaza granite floor with rustic homemade equipment. Cuban real people lifestyle in the Caribbean Island.
Cuban school classroom interior details. Despite economic hardship, Cuban Revolution, has maintained education free for all.
Cuba self employment: car electrician working in obsolete car in the street at about noon time.
Juan Manuel Villy Carbonell, el Benny More de Santiago de Cuba. Villy Carbonell recorded the voice of the Cuban artist in the movie El Benny (2006). Currently, he is busking in the city.
Cuban people connecting to the internet via wifi in the Leoncio Vidal plaza. Due to low connection speed, the service is mainly used for communication with relatives in other countries.
Hall entrance of the Camilo Cienfuegos cinema at the base of the Santa Clara Libre Hotel. There is old projection machines in display and a large picture of the Cuban hero.