Trinidad, Sancti Spiritus Province, Cuba

🇨🇺 Trinidad is a town in the province of Sancti Spíritus, central Cuba. Together with the nearby Valle de los Ingenios, it has been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1988, because of its historical importance as a centre of the sugar trade in the 18th and 19th centuries. Trinidad is one of the best-preserved cities in the Caribbean from the time when the sugar trade was the main industry in the region.

Economy Nowadays, Trinidad's main industry is tobacco processing. The older parts of town are well preserved, as the Cuban tourism industry sees benefit from tour groups. In contrast, some parts of town outside the tourist areas are very run down and in disrepair, especially in the centre. Tourism Tourism from Western nations is major source of income in the city. The city is located on the Caribbean coast near the Escambray Mountains.

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Trinidad has a population of over 73,470 people. Trinidad also forms one of the centres of the wider Sancti Spíritus province which has a population of over 465,468 people.

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