Bahia Honda

Bahia Honda, Cuba

The butcher’s shop has received some meat. Local people queue up as they hope to be able to buy some food. August 2016. La boucherie a reçu de la viande. Les locaux font la queue car ils espèrent pouvoir acheter de la nourriture. Août 2016.

La Havane

Havana, Cuba

Carnival takes place in August in Havana. Very few foreigners attend the event as it is difficult to buy tickets since nothing is advertised, not even the dates. August 2016. Le Carnaval de la Havane a lieu en août. Très peu étrangers participent à l’événement car il est difficile d’acheter des billets puisqu’il n’y a aucune…

Trinidad

Trinidad, Cuba

Two men convey some equipment on a horse drawn carriage in a paved street. Trinidad like any other city in Cuba lacks recent cars due to the American embargo. August 2016. Deux hommes transportent du matériel sur une voiture à cheval dans une rue pavée. Trinidad comme toutes les villes de Cuba manquent de voitures récentes…

La Havane

Havana, Cuba

In each neighborhood of Havana, there is a Committee in charge of the preservation of the revolution. I was lucky to witness a Saturday morning meeting in one of the committees. As in any dictatorship, officers are paid to spy the neighbors and report any suspicious behavior. August 2016. Dans chaque quartier de la Havane,…

La Havane

Havana, Cuba

This young boy and his father got up early. At 5:00 am, they were on the beach in Playas del Este searching for crabs. Since it had heavily rained the evening before, they were not very successful and had only caught four crustaceans that the boy was ready to kill. August 2016. Ce jeune garçon…