In that Greco-Roman temple was celebrated the first mass in 1519. Being one of the first towns founded in America, Havana is among the historical cities and oldest capitals of Cuba and the continent.
The persistent rain of these days has not stopped the restoration work, which has also gathered neighbors and families, state the historian.
As Leal explained, the bells of the Castle of the Royal Force, those of the churches and old bell towers of the city will toll on Wednesday as part of a vigil to celebrate the event the next day, the festivities in honor of San Cristóbal, patron of Havana. (Prensa Latina)