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  • Havana’s Deco Ruins

    Posted by Jonathan on May 4th, 2008 (All posts by )

    Cuba is such a tragedy – a prosperous and basically decent society, wrecked. The old buildings are like ancient ruins that provide hints of the accomplishment and promise that used to be.


    (via Babalu)

     

    3 Responses to “Havana’s Deco Ruins”

    1. Lexington Green Says:

      Beautiful and sad.

      Hopefully Cuba can get back on track. Prague and Cracow are beautiful again, or so I am informed by reliable first-hand reports.

      Havana may yet be, as well.

      I hope so.

    2. Tatyana Says:

      Oh you do know this is the way to my heart, don’t you?
      Thank you.

    3. Dan from Madison Says:

      Neat video. I have always had an urge to visit Havana one day. Hopefully within my lifetime the trash will be taken out, these beautiful places will be restored, and I can see them first hand. If private money were allowed to invest in Havana I would think that the tourist industry there would be absolutely massive, once the place is cleaned up.