The city has a very strategic location which turns it into a very important port and a major commercial and administrative centre.
Contemporary Havana “includes” three cities in one: Old Havana, Vedado, and the newer suburban districts.
The town houses a variety of numerous ministries, administrative buildings, headquarters of businesses and over 90 diplomatic offices.
The city is a very attractive tourist destination and is visited by over a million tourists annually. Havana’s historic centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.