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Los Roques Cayo Sabinal

Los Roques is located at Ensenada de Sabinal, a bay on Cayo Sabinal Camagüey, Cuba. Variant forms of spelling for Ensenada de Sabinal or in other languages: Bahía de las Carabelas, Ensenada de Sabinal, Bahia de las Carabelas, Bahía de las Carabelas, Ensenada de Sabinal. Here we see one of the thousands of flamingos unfazed […]

Photo at Los Roques Ensenada de Sabinal Beach...

Punta Piedra Coastline Cayo Sabinal

Cayo Sabinal is virgin territory. If you’ve ever wanted to see a Caribbean island before tourism sets-in, then this is the place to go. This photo was taken from the sea just off the coast of Punta Piedra on Cayo Sabinal. It demonstrates how nature pushes its boundaries from flora to coastline. The lush palm […]

Virgin stretch of beach at Punta Piedra...

Punta Piedra Cayo Sabinal

Punta Piedra on Cayo Sabinal is a popular beach destination on the island. Several wooden cabins have been built using local materials with thatched palm leaf roofs. These buildings have washrooms (no wash basins) and some basic sitting areas if you are visiting this amazing beach. Nobody lives here so the cabins are for anybody’s […]

Photos of the Cabins at Punta Piedra Cayo Sabinal...

Commemorative Plaque 1849 Cayo Sabinal

The plaque commemorating the building of the San Hilario Fortress on Cayo Sabinal says: “Year of 1849. Queen Isabel II of Spain. Development Board Chaired By Captain General of the Island (Cuba) Federico Roncali. It started in 1847 being Captain General Leopoldo O’Donnell who directed this work by Army Engineers.” Side note: Isabel II was the queen […]

Plaque commemorating the building of the

Beacon at Faro Colon Cayo Sabinal

They don’t make them like that anymore…This is the internal workings of the beacon at the Faro Colon lighthouse situated on Cayo Sabinal in Cuba. Amazing craftsmanship and attention to detail. +160 years old!

Close-up of beacon workings Faro Colon...

Lighthouse Cayo Sabinal

This is a close-up of the Lighthouse Faro Colon for more details of this Building at Punta de Maternillos see HERE

Faro Colon Lighthouse Close-Up...