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Alcantarilla Destination Guide

Discover Alcantarilla in Cuba

Alcantarilla in the region of Villa Clara is a town located in Cuba - some 177 mi or ( 284 km ) East of Havana , the country's capital .

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Local time in Alcantarilla is now 01:28 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " America/Havana " with a UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Santiago de Cuba, Sancti Spíritus, Placetas, Nazareno, and Miller. When in this area, you might want to check out Santiago de Cuba . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Alcantarilla ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Estadio Augusto César Sandino

Estadio Augusto César Sandino is a multi-use stadium in Santa Clara, Cuba. It is currently used mostly for baseball games and is the home stadium of Villa Clara Naranjas. The stadium holds 20,000 people. The stadium's namesake is Nicaraguan revolutionary Augusto César Sandino.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.40 -79.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: Baseball venues in Cuba, Santa Clara, Cuba

Battle of Santa Clara

The Battle of Santa Clara was a series of events in late December 1958 that led to the capture of the Cuban city of Santa Clara by revolutionaries under the command of Che Guevara. The battle was a decisive victory for the rebels fighting against the regime of General Fulgencio Batista: within 12 hours of the city's capture Batista fled Cuba and Fidel Castro's forces claimed overall victory. It features prominently on the back of the three convertible peso bill.

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Located at 22.41 -79.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: 1958 in Cuba, Che Guevara, Conflicts in 1958, Cuban Revolution, Santa Clara, Cuba

Parque Vidal

Parque Vidal is a park located in the center of Santa Clara Cuba that covers an entire square block. In the middle of it, the Glorieta (gazebo) erected in 1911 still serves for public concerts. The entire surrounding elements conformed by eclectic, neo classic and colonial buildings as well as the many monuments erected during different historic periods elevated the Park to a category of National Monument in a ceremony in 1998.

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Located at 22.41 -79.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Parks in Cuba, Santa Clara, Cuba

Parque del Carmen

Parque del Carmen (Carmen's Park) is a park in Santa Clara, Cuba, which honors the city's founding. It is located in the ward (reparto) El Carmen, not too far from Martyr's Park and the railway station.

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Located at 22.41 -79.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Parks in Cuba, Santa Clara, Cuba

Santa Clara railway station (Cuba)

Santa Clara is the main railway station of the city of Santa Clara, seat of Villa Clara Province, Cuba. It is owned by the state company Ferrocarriles de Cuba (FFCC) and is located in front of Parque de los Mártires (Martyrs Park).

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Located at 22.41 -79.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Railway stations in Cuba, Railway stations opened in 1860, Santa Clara, Cuba