17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Asking Permission in Havana

There are rules in Havana. No walking on the stairs of the National Capitola Building during random hours, but everybody tries to sneak a quick peek anyway. My husband was trying too get permission to walk up the stairs, but the elusive guard seemed amused by his efforts. A fellow guard stand in the background grinning at the situation.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2019
Date Uploaded: 10.2019
Photo Location: Havana, Cuba
Camera: iPhone X
Copyright: © Christine Curavo