"Haiti Cherie...." Top 5 Page for this destination Haiti by globetrott
Haiti Travel Guide: 333 reviews and 828 photos
I have been twice in Port of Prince/Haiti - and both times it had been the X-mas-day, Dec.24th. 1979 and 1980.
It was a strange feeling to have christmas without snow and it seemed to be even more surrealistic here in Port of Prince :
On one side, there was this cradle set up in a park around the government-building. An absolutely spotless-cleen park and these cradle-figures tall as human beeings...
...and almost nobody of Haiti's population to be seen in that park
It is such a pity, that a wonderful country like Haiti is still not living in freedom.
When I was cruising in the Caribean Sea between 1979 and 1985, there was still the dictator's regime, plenty of policemen and soldiers in the street, picking out people from the crowd and putting them on a truck and took them somewhere...
...it might be a bit better today, but certainly Haiti is not yet a free country and tourists better be careful...
Have a look for that beautiful blue sky and the high mountains in the back : In fact there are lots of rather high... more travel advice
This lovely church in Port of Prince/Haiti is one of the most interesting churches I saw in the Caribean - with plenty... more travel advice
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