A sleeping painter in the Paseo de Marti, Havana

In the midst of a city rich in culture and tradition lies the boulevard of Paseo de Marti, one of Havana's icons. Also called the Prado, the boulevard, initiated in 1772 and completed in 1852, stretches a kilometre southward and uphill from Parque Central to the mouth of the harbour. Being the city's most well-known thoroughfare inspired … Continue reading A sleeping painter in the Paseo de Marti, Havana

Mural in Palacio de Gobierno, Guadalajara photo

Palacio del Gobierno is Guadalajara's government palace. Built from 1883 to 1892, the palace was built using two architectural styles known as Tuscan (main floor) and Dorian (upper floor). From February 14 to March 20, 1858, the building was the official seat of the Mexican federal government, when President Benito Juarez and his cabinet resided in Guadalajara during the Reform … Continue reading Mural in Palacio de Gobierno, Guadalajara photo