Cuba Monochromes 2 of 4 Trinidad and Cienfuegos

1-12 September 2016, Trinidad de Cuba, Cienfuegos, Cuba

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

1954 Chevrolet, still in Havana.

Havana to Topes de Collantes.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

On the road…

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba .

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

1957 Plymouth.

Trinidad de Cuba.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

Local gallery and hostal or B&B.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

Local band.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba .

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba .

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

1954 Chevrolet,

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

Not everyone drives cars …

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

Trinidad de Cuba was founded in 1514 and Cortes recruited here and left from here on his conquest of the Aztec Empire.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba .

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba .

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

On the road again…

Cienfuegos.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba .

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

We are now in the outskirts of Cienfuegos.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

Catedral de la Purisma Conception.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

Seafront exercises.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

Heading for Havana; military truck and horse & cart.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

On the street in Havana, after dark.

Return to Havana.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

1947 or 48 Chevrolet on the left.

Havana – Artifacts and Cars.

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

Buick V8, 1953 or 54..

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba .

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

Musee de Arte Colonial (or the Colonial Art Museum).

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba .

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba .

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Architecture, Black and White, Cars, Cienfuegos, Cuba, Havana, Landscape, Monochrome, Photography, Street photography, Trinidad de Cuba

A view of the Cathedral from the museum.

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Trinidad de Cuba

Trinidad de Cuba, Cuba, 6 September 2016

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Due to the fiascos of our tour organisation, instead of spending time in forests and waterfalls, we spent the day in the town of Trinidad de Cuba,  This turned out to be a good thing.

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This is a 1957 Plymouth.  It says so on the windscreen.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

This is a town of many tractors.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

Cathedral clock tower in the background.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

Band in the Plaza Major.

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People on the streets.

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It is Cuba’s best preserved old colonial town and the centre area is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Musicians for sale rather than for hire.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife .

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

Local gallery and hostal or B&B.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

Market near the Plaza Major.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

It’s an Anole, perhaps Allison’s Anole ( / Blue-Headed Anole).

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife .

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife .

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife .

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

1952 Ford.  loading up to leave a B&B,.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

The beauty and the beast, maybe.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

1954 Chevrolet.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

Not everyone drives cars …

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

… or rides horses….

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

Trinidad de Cuba was founded in 1514 and Cortes recruited here and left from here on his conquest of the Aztec Empire.

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife .

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife .

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife .

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Art, Cars, Cuba, Horses, Live Music, Photography, Street photography, Travel, Trinidad de Cuba, Wildlife

We also stopped by at a beach a few kilometres from Trinidad de Cuba – Playa Ancon.

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