Santiago de Cuba
Santiago, the capital of the Caribbean, is a noisy city with numerous entertainment venues and attractions. Arrival is by Viazul (12 hours at the Express), car or plane. Should therefore also be worth this long journey enough time be scheduled to Santiago or the periphery to discover. Santiago is known for its beautiful places (Parque Cespedes in front of the Cathedral, Plaza de Marte, and Plaza de Revolucion Avenida Manduley with the bronze statue of Antonio Maceo).
Casa de la Musica
Casa de la Trova
and much more.
Including the Moncada Barracks Museum
Museo Antonio Maceo (found under the monument)
Museo de Lucha clandestina
Important sights (outside the city limits):
El Cobre, the sanctuary of Cuba
El Castillo del Morro (fortified against pirate attacks)
Cayo Granma (located in the bay of Santiago Island)
Gran Piedra (1083m high mountain of Santiago)
Bacanao (Dinosaur Park and Aquarium)