Camagüey welcomes athletes from the Olympic Boxing preselection, who are preparing first for the Playa Girón Tournament, from which the national team that will represent the country in the Tokyo 2021 Olympics will derive.
???????Museums are the guardians of history; past and present come together in a place eager for visitors with a thirst for knowledge. The Railway Museum project, sponsored by the Office of the Historian of the City of Camaguey, focuses on the rescue and renovation of a site of high patrimonial value, located in the historic center of the city.
On July 24, Tokyo, Japan, must be abuzz. But Covid-19, which has paused so many projects, prevented it. On March 24, what was imminent was confirmed: the postponement of the 2020 Olympic Games for next year. Something unusual, because until then, only the two World Wars had caused the suspension of the appointment under the five rings.
As usual in September, the streets of Camagüey were filled with students; this year, they wear masks against COVID-19, but they remain excited, hand in hand with parents, or with friends, to face courageously to the months so complicated that will mark the end of the 2019-2020 school year.
This August 23, when another anniversary of the Federation of Cuban Women (FMC) is celebrated, there is no greater rejoicing than the recognition of the women for their work, especially in these times of pandemic.
Cuba after 1959 underwent a radical change in every way. The allegation History will absolve me, by Fidel Castro, became a political and social program of the Revolution, and which was pronounced in the form of self-defense before the courts of dictator Batista after the assault on the Moncada on July 26, 1953, has materialized in the achievements of health, sports, education, and others.
With real mourning for the death of Eusebio Leal Spengler, on July 31, citizens of Camagüey go to the Santa Cecilia Convention Center to pay tribute in public offering to the prominent historian of Havana.
The city of Camagüey, also known as Villa Andariega, for the three geographic sites in which it settled since its foundation in Punta El Guincho, Nuevitas, on February 2, 1514, has in the segment between the current Plaza de los Trabajos and of Solidarity, an architectural, cultural and historical treasure.
The Apostle could not die on that July 26, 1953. These days, we rethink the heroism and total dedication of that courageous handful of new mambises led by the Young Fidel Castro Ruz, who identified as the Centennial Generation, assaulted the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Barracks in the eastern provinces of Santiago de Cuba and Granma respectively.
“Summer has come, beautiful lush (…)”, this is how the beginning of the summer period describes a poem from the children's book La Alondra, by Dora Alonso, alluding to these months of the year where friends and family gather to enjoy the beaches, rivers, parks, and other attractions of nature and the city.
In Camagüey, the Education sector has given a boost to the institutions of the branch that can contribute to supply food for schools and other centers.
Now when the daily dynamics are limited by the expansion of the Covid-19 and social isolation is necessary, the home frame surrounds every day space and indoors is the safest and healthiest place to be.