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However, an early map of Cuba drawn in places the town at the mouth of this river.
The town that became Havana finally originated adjacent to what was then called Puerto de Carenas literally, " Careening Bay"in French pirate Jacques de Sores looting and burning Havana in Port of Havana in 19th century depiction of Havana Havana began as a trading portand suffered regular attacks by buccaneersMarks and spencer core competencesand French corsairs.
The first attack and resultant burning of the city was by the French corsair Jacques de Sores in Ships from all over the New World carried products first to Havana, in order to be taken by the fleet to Spain.
In the meantime, efforts to build or improve the defensive infrastructures of the city continued. New buildings were constructed from the most abundant materials of the island, mainly woodcombining various Iberian architectural styles, as well as borrowing profusely from Canarian characteristics.
Inan often fatal epidemic of Yellow fever brought from Cartagena in Colombia affected a third of the European population of Havana. The episode began on June 6,when at dawn, a British fleet, comprising more than 50 ships and a combined force of over 11, men of the Royal Navy and Army, sailed into Cuban waters and made an amphibious landing east of Havana.
The treaty gave Britain Florida in exchange for the return of the city of Havana on to Spain. On January 15,the remains of Christopher Columbus were transported to the island from Santo Domingo.
During this period Havana became known as the Paris of the Antilles. With this, Cuba became the fifth country in the world to have a railroad, and the first Spanish -speaking country.
Throughout the century, Havana was enriched by the construction of additional cultural facilities, such as the Tacon Teatreone of the most luxurious in the world.
After the Confederate States of America were defeated in the American Civil War inmany former slaveholders continued to run plantations by moving to Havana. Inthe city walls were knocked down so that the metropolis could be enlarged.
At the end of the 19th century, Havana witnessed the final moments of Spanish colonialism in the Americas. Republican period and post-revolution[ edit ] The 20th century began with Cuba, and therefore Havana, under occupation by the United States.
During the Republican Period, from tothe city saw a new era of development. Cuba recovered from the devastation of war to become a well-off country, with the third largest middle class in the hemisphere.
Apartment buildings to accommodate the new middle class, as well as mansions for the Cuban tycoons, were built at a fast pace.
At the time, Havana became an exotic capital of appeal and numerous activities ranging from marinas, grand prix car racing, musical shows, and parks. It was also the favorite destination of sex tourists. Havana achieved the title of being the Latin American city with the biggest middle class population per-capita, simultaneously accompanied by gambling and corruption where gangsters and stars were known to mix socially.
InaboutAmerican tourists visited the city. By —68, the Cuban government had nationalized all privately owned business entities in Cuba, down to "certain kinds of small retail forms of commerce" law No.
A severe economic downturn occurred after the collapse of the Soviet Union in Soviet subsidies ended, representing billions of dollars which the Soviet Union had given the Cuban government. After many years of prohibitionthe communist government increasingly turned to tourism for new financial revenue, and has allowed foreign investors to build new hotels and develop the hospitality industry.Nurses regularly forced to perform heavy cleaning duties, survey finds ing staff to undertake.
More than 50% of the survey's respondents say that they believe cleaning services for their own ward are inadequate, while around 20% say that their trust had made cuts to the cleaning budget within the past 12 months.
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