The Essay - Unknown Cities - 5. Holguin
Travel editor Simon Calder recalls the small-scale delights of Holguin in Cuba, a city very different to the capital, Havana.
It's over the mountains, it has no major roads, it's too dangerous, or tourists don't get it at all. Five writers with a desire for travel or living elsewhere, recall a city that once captured their hearts and minds for reasons of secrecy or isolation, or simply being off limits.
Simon Calder recalls the small scale delights of Holguin in Cuba. It' so different to the capital city, but worth the detour - if you can get there!
Producer Duncan Minshull.