I’d fallen in love with Havana before I even arrived in Cuba, but I hadn’t heard much about Cuba’s countryside, a part of the country that I fell in love with at first sight.
Sunrise cycling around Viñales, Cuba
The rich colours of a tobacco farm and farmhouse in Viñales, with a mogote (limestone formation) in the background
Yovel is harvesting his tobacco. He has an agreement with the government in which his rents the land free of charge then sells the dried tobacco to the state. He is free to grow vegetables for his family on this land.
A farmer working the land with oxen, preparing to plant yucca.