Cultural Site

Urban Historic Center of Cienfuegos (Cuba) Editor Thu, 12/13/2018 - 18:10
Situated on the Caribbean coast of south-central Cuba at the heart of the country’s sugar cane, mango, tobacco and coffee production area, the historic colonial town of Cienfuegos first developed in the neoclassical style. It later became more eclectic but retained a harmonious overall townscape.

City of Quito (Ecuador)

Quito, Ecuador's capital, sits high in the Andean foothills. Constructed on the foundations of an ancient Incan city, it’s known for its well-preserved colonial center, rich with 16th- and 17th-century churches and other structures blending European, Moorish and indigenous styles.
Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios (Cuba) Editor Mon, 12/10/2018 - 19:09
Founded in the early 16th century in honor of the Holy Trinity, the city was a bridgehead for the conquest of the American continent. Its 18th- and 19th-century buildings, such as the Palacio Brunet and the Palacio Cantero, were built in its days of prosperity from the sugar trade.
Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison (Barbados) Editor Mon, 12/10/2018 - 18:55
Historic Bridgetown is an outstanding example of British colonial architecture, consisting of a well-preserved old town built in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries which testifies to the spread of Great Britain's Atlantic colonial empire. A nearby military garrison consists of numerous historic buildings.
Antigua Naval Dockyard and Related Archaeological Sites, Nelson's Dockyard National Park Editor Mon, 12/10/2018 - 18:17
The Antigua Naval Dockyard and its Related Archaeological Sites consists of a group of Georgian Naval structures, set within a walled enclosure, built at a time when European nations were battling for supremacy of the seas to obtain control over the lucrative sugar-producing islands of the Eastern Caribbean.