Fantastic Photos Of Vintage Cuba Show Life Before Castro
By Savannah Cox | Checked By John Kuroski
Published July 13, 2014
Updated December 1, 2017
Before the island nation of Cuba became an object of political scorn by the United States, it was a glamorous destination for everyone from American movie stars to aristocrats to revolutionaries. While still isolated in many ways, Cuba is experiencing a resurgence in tourists and general travel interest. The island is a living, breathing testament to the mercurial nature of politics, and photos from Ramiro Fernandez’s fantastic Cuba Then remind us what Cuba once was — and what it could be again.