16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Housing Unit in Cardenas, Cuba

Our tour guide explained that the Cuban government pays for the housing of their people. If a relative who lives outside of Cuba, sends money home to their family, the recipients sometimes display their wealth by painting their apartments adding a personal touch.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Cardenas, Cuba
Camera: NIKON D7200
Copyright: © Carole Piller