I walked not far north until I reached the road along the waterfront. This is Malecón, an 8km long promenade. Walking to the east, and towards central Havana, you realise the contrast of the bygone buildings, some retain their splendor, others have been left to become decrepit. It must have looked amazing in those days. Once closer to the centre, more have been preserved.
From the most eastern part of Malecón you get a view across the entrance of Havana port to the impressively named Castillo De Los Tres Reyes Del Morro. Lots of locals rod fishing here.
Along the way you can't but notice the variety of transport.Read more