While visiting La Cienaga de Zapata, we stayed at the Hotel Playa de Giron, which has a rather strange structure guarding the beach. We think it is a breakwater, though some have suggested that it is intended to impede another invasion like that of the Bay of Pigs, which happened here in 1961.
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(click to enlarge) Hurricanes are stronger than breakwaters. But look at all those shades of blue!