Trinidad and the Valley de los
Back to indexFounded in the early 16th century in honour 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.
Other World Heritage Sites in Cuba (on this site). Please refer to the UNESCO-listing, Cuba-section, for further information on the individual properties.
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Revised 03 aug 2006