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SANTA CLARA

! G2 Villa Clara £ Luis Estévez 323 @ Carretera Central Km 2.5 n Infotur, Calle Cuba 68 e/ Eduardo Machado y Maestra Nicolosa; (42) 227 557

Founded in 1689 when a group from Remedios moved away from the coast to escape from pirate raids, Santa Clara became famous in 1958 when it was the setting of the battle, led by Che Guevara, that marked the end of Batista’s dictatorship. Santa Clara is now known as “the city of the heroic guerrilla”.

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t Aerial view over the peaceful Parque Leoncio Vidal and the city centre

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