in Mayabeque, Cuba
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 22.837 and -82.026 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 22° 50' 14" and W -82° 1' 35"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Peso - CUP
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 08:25 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: America/Havana
- UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:43 am and 8:06 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Bantam Village
- This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Güines
Güines in Mayabeque with it's 68,935 habitants is a town located in Cuba about 31 mi (or 49 km) south-east of Havana, the country's capital town.
Time in Güines is now 08:25 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Havana with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Güines, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Cuba is San Nicolas De Bari Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Cuba is Viñales Valley in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), South-West.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Manalich, Melena del Sur, San Jose de las Lajas, Guara and Madruga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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En 3 años, explosivo crecimiento del turismo de cubanos en la isla. Toda la información en: http://www.jornada.unam.mx/2011/07/05/economia/024n2eco.
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The New York Times recomienda a Cuba entre los diez destinos turísticos a visitar en el 2012
The New York Times recomienda a Cuba entre los diez destinos turísticos a visitar en el 2012. Toda la información en: http://www.cubadebate.cu/noticias/2012/01/15/the-new-york-times-recomienda-...
Fidel Castro cumple 50 años de excomunión.
Fidel Castro cumple 50 años de excomunión. Toda la información en: http://www.eluniversal.com.mx/notas/819936.html.
Cuba lanza primera vacuna contra cáncer de pulmón
Cuba lanza primera vacuna contra cáncer de pulmón. Toda la información en: http://www.cubadebate.cu/noticias/2011/01/10/cuba-registro-la-primera-vacuna-terapeutica-del-mundo-contra-el-cancer-d ...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
La Habana Province
Havana Province (Spanish: Provincia de la Habana) was one of the provinces of Cuba, prior to being divided into two new provinces of Artemisa and Mayabeque on January 1, 2011. It had 711,066 people in the 2002 census. The largest city was Artemisa (81,209).
Estadio Nelson Fernández
Estadio Nelson Fernández is a multi-use stadium in San José de las Lajas, Mayabeque Province, Cuba. It is currently used mostly for baseball games and up to 2011 was the home stadium of the Havana Vaqueros team. Starting from the 2011-2012 series this stadium will be the home of the new Mayabeque provincial team "Huracanes" (hurricanes). The stadium holds 8,000 people.
Mayabeque River (alternately Rio Mayabeque) is a river of western Cuba, considered the largest in the southwestern watershed of Cuba, with an extensive fluvial network that encompasses the municipalities of Güines, San Jose de las Lajas, Jaruco, Madruga, and Melena del Sur. The old outlet in Melena del Sur (now connected with the main river only by irrigation canals) is named Antiguo Mayabeque. The Antiguo (ancient) Mayabeque is still navigable by small boats in the last 5 km .
Playa Mayabeque (Mayabeque Beach) is a location in the southern part of Mayabeque Province, within 15 kilometers of Melena del Sur on the southern shore of Cuba. The waters are muddy, to which local people attribute therapeutic properties. In the beach it is located the old outlet of the Mayabeque river ("Antiguo Mayabeque"), the most important river in the former Havana province, which gave its name to the new province of Mayabeque established in 2011.
Mayabeque Province is one of two new provinces in Cuba, which creation was approved by the Cuban National Assembly (August 1, 2010) by splitting former La Habana province.
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