The Cuban travel industry will exhibit its potentialities at the 31st International Tourism Fair BTL 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal, said Tuesday an official statement.
Troperos, the first documentary by Argentine Nicolas Detry, won the Santiago Alvarez Grand Prize at the 17th Santiago Alvarez in Memoriam International Festival of Documentary Films that ended Tuesday with the participation of 16 works from 11 countries.
With rumba in the style of Muñequitos de Matanzas as center of the show, concluded successfully the 18th International Drum Fesival “Guillermo Barreto in Memoriam” that turned Havana into the world capital of percussion during the last seven days.
The 6th International Congress of Tropical Animal Production 2018 will be held from October 29 to November 2 at the Convention Center of this capital, according to its organizers.
The 4th Mozart Havana Festival, to be held from October 25 to 28, will celebrate the centenary of the famous Cuban composer Alfredo Diez Nieto with the world premiere of his String Quartet No. 2.
Shipping company Silversea will start making trips to Cuba from February next year, when it plans a total of five, while for 2020 there would be another 12 trips, according to a report published by the website Cruise Industry News.
By Mercy Ramos (Text and Photos)
The Tenth edition of the Grand Cuba Golf Tournament ended successfully after three days of competition with the participation of 144 golfers both professional and amateurs of 10 countries, from Canada, the United States, Colombia, Spain, Costa Rica, Germany, Switzerland and Cuba.