Baracoa, nicknamed La Ciudad Primera, is Cuba's easternmost and oldest city. It is popular among tourists for its indigenous-inflected unique local culture, distinctive local cuisine, natural rainforest surroundings, and its chocolate.

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El Yunque is a 575-metre-high mountain located 7 km west of Baracoa and the Baracoa Bay in 's Guantanamo Province. is situated 2½ km southeast of Baracoa. Photo: Bass-Mann, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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