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mend eating, and possibly staying, at Xanadú Mansion, which was Irenee DuPont’s home. He purchased the land in 1927 and built the house in 1930, almost on the beach. Golf is included if you stay there. Other places I’ve been that are noted for significant architecture include the UNESCO towns of

Cienfuegos and the 1514 town of Trinidad. On the south coast, not too far from Cienfuegos, you can see the Bay of Pigs Museum that documents our failed CIA-backed attempt to overthrow of President Fidel Castro in April 1961. Cuba has a long way to go, if ever, to get back to its glory days of the late ’50s. I’ve noticed some

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