First Coffee Plantations in the South-East of Cuba
Wonder Type: Cultural
Best of: Archaeological Sites
The remains of the 19th-century coffee plantations in the foothills of the Sierra Maestra are unique evidence of a pioneer form of agriculture in a difficult terrain. They throw considerable light on the economic, social, and technological history of the Caribbean and Latin American region. [More Details]
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