#Cuba. Santiago de Cuba at its most natural. To the east is the Baconao Biosphere Reserve, home to La Gran Piedra,with the greatest biodiversity in Cuba. To the west is the towering Sierra Maestra, with the two highest peaks of the island and the Salton, a resort in the mountains and a paradise for ecotourists.
“Former Cuban actress, dancer and sex-symbol Chelo Alonso (1933) was a star in the Italian cinema of the late 1950’s and early 1960’s. In several sword and sandal epics she played femme fatales with fiery tempers and she did sensual dance scenes, mixing Afro-Cuban rhythms with ‘bump and grind’.