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Nothing much to see here, sadly

This place is now mostly deserted since the restrictions put in place by the current... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
Ed T
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Sarasota, Florida
How the Flag Poles outside US Embassy did their job

Well I've read some poor reviews of bare flag poles outside the now empty USA Embassy in Havana but... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
debspants
,
Coventry
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1 Jul 2018
“Nothing much to see here, sadly”
10 Feb 2018
“How the Flag Poles outside US Embassy did their job”
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

This place is now mostly deserted since the restrictions put in place by the current administration. As a US citizen, I tried to contact them several times seeking clarification of the restrictions but I could get no answers. And Cuban citizens no longer line the...More

Thank Ed T
Reviewed June 16, 2018

It was a great feeling being in Havana and seeing our embassy standing tall. I can only hope we continue to make headway with the Cuban government.

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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Well I've read some poor reviews of bare flag poles outside the now empty USA Embassy in Havana but you see they did the job they were supposed to at a time of perceived threat of public disorder. So here's the story that billboards encouraging...More

Thank debspants
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Located along the Malecon (beyond Hotel Nacional) in the Vedado section of Havana. Easily walkable from La Rampa (Cale 23) & Hotel Nacional. Entry is not allowed. But a good photo of the U.S. Flag and the Embassy can be had from the exterior.

Thank ctm7944
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Unimpressive and a lot of secret service SUV in the drive. But it's there and made a good back drop fot the Cuban mile car crash in F8. Which was nice for the young one to recognize.

Thank phnijman
Reviewed June 30, 2017

Cool to see outside but you cant go inside. They told us they dont allow Americans inside. You do not need to visit this place.

Thank Ashley N
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Happy to see there is a warming of relations between these two nations. Hopefully life for the Cuban people will prosper.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Only did a drive by, but it was cool to see an American flag flying in Cuba. Compared to the beautiful colonial mansions of all the other embassies, ours is a bit depressing looking, but historically so significant it's worth looking at on a drive...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

Drove by with our tour group. Worth looking at since the embassy was just re-opened. US flags have only been allowed in Cuba since the lifting of some restrictions in Oct 2016.

1  Thank Lori D
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Nothing special. But the US ambassy on Cuba is a historical event :) Who knows when it will be closed once again ;)

1  Thank Piotr H
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