Daily Archives: 14/04/2013

Cuba (Part One)

  Since the original Indian population of Cuba was almost entirely wiped out by the Spanish conquistadors little is known about Cuban history prior to Columbus discovery. It took the Spaniards 16 years to circumnavigate Cuba for them to realize … Continue reading

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Ile a Vache (Haiti)

Île à Vache was originally claimed by the Spanish Empire as part of Hispaniola the first landing site of Christopher Columbus in 1492, and for the next two centuries it was known by its Spanish name, Isla Vaca. Port Morgan is named … Continue reading

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