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Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Cuba: On boulevards and back streets, its real life is revealed

The José Martí Memorial tower offers 360-degree views of Havana, including Central Havana and Old Havana, seen above. Martí, a poet, philosopher and journalist, was a key figure in Cuba's War of Independence against Spain at the end of the 19th century.