Feature: Cuba's Slave Route -- symbolic journey uniting LatAm histories
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
by Raul Menchaca
MATANZAS, Cuba, March 13 (Xinhua) -- An over 100-year-old sugar mill, the ruins of which today house a museum, is perhaps the most important site along Cuba's Slave Route, part of an international project promoted by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the World Tourism Organization.
The old Triumvirate sugar mill, located about 15 km from the western city of Matanzas, was the scene of the first black slave uprising in Cuba against t ...