Lush Orchids Flowering in Cuban Mountains

0 Artemisa, Cuba, Aug 4. – The lush flowering of Cuban orchids distinguishes the Sierra del Rosario Biosphere Reserve, which in the summer period shows all its splendor.  Experts say the typical summer weather conditions favor the development of thousands of flowers in the mountains, varieties which, despite their fragility, are recovering from the damage caused by hurricanes Gustav and

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Peculiar Museum of Honey in Cuba

1 Pinar del Rio, Cuba, Aug 3. – The house of honey, the only one of its kind in Cuba, increases the attractions of the Guanahacabibes peninsula, a Biosphere Reserve. The peculiar museum, a project sponsored by the Canary Foundation for Social Development, displays the beekeeping tradition of the western Cuban region. The museum shows the visitors the history and

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Cuba: Honey Bearing Flora in Biosphere Reserve

2 Pinar del Río, Cuba, 7. -Cuban scientists have extended their research to the abundant and diverse honey bearing flora of the Guanahacabibes peninsula with varieties favored in conservation projects of this Biosphere Reserve. Specialists of the Casa de la Miel, which is unique in Cuba, lead these studies in a region noted for its rich honey tradition that goes

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