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  • Submitted by: Camila
  • 02 / 27 / 2015

The billionaire Paris Hilton is in Cuba, as is apparent from a photo taken in Old Havana on Thursday published on Instagram with a commentary by two words: "Cuba baby".

In the photograph, the entrepreneur appears next to the exhibition of United Buddy Bears, art project that preaches tolerance, understanding between peoples, cultures and religions.

Hilton is the great-granddaughter of the founder of the chain of Hilton Hotels, Conrad Hilton. His great-grandfather attended the March 22, 1958 at the opening of Havana Hilton in Havana.

The Hilton hotel opened in Cuba was at the highest in Latin America the moment. When Fidel Castro arrived in Havana in 1959 he became its headquarters and resided in one of their suites for three months.

In 1960 the hotel was nationalized. Currently, under the name Habana Libre, the property is managed by the Spanish chain Sol Melia.

For its part, the model Naomi Campbell appears also in the Cuban capital. NBC News released a video which sees Campbell violently addressing a reporter that was recording at the National Hotel.

Source: Diario de Cuba

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