El Barrio Chino (Chinatown), Havana

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#10 of 10 in Neighborhoods in Havana
One of the oldest and largest of its kind in Latin America, El Barrio Chino (Chinatown) in Havana invites you to see how the 19th Century Chinese immigration affected the local area. It is now a shadow of its former glory with most of the Chinese moving out. Take a photo and then head past the traditional Chinese architectural gateway, Paifang, and take in the sight of tall buildings dominantly standing over the entrance to this part of the city. Plan your El Barrio Chino (Chinatown) visit and explore what else you can see and do in Havana using our Havana day trip tool.
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  • Accidentally found a Chinatown when pay a visit to the Capitolio. There are few Chinese restaurants in Chinatown. We can feel some Chinese elementals throughout the short distance to explore...  more »
  • It's just a arch with very little else to see and only a few chinise resutuant down a modern street about a 5mins walk away. The local restaurants around here sell standard Cuban Food. Mostly...  more »

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