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This is Haiti!

The Haitian Revolution was the greatest African / Hebrew emancipation of slaves in history! Every person of “African” descent should strongly consider this. We’re all taught about the American Revolution (1765 – […]

This is Haiti!

The Citadelle is referred by locals as the Eighth Wonder of the World and in 1982 it was nominated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This massive stone construction is the largest […]

This is Haiti!

Where to Stay in Cap Haïtien We stayed at Hotel Imperial, located quite close to the historical quarters. We would have loved to stay within the old centre but there weren’t any nice hotels available. […]

This is Haiti!

Another architecture marvel in the city is a major landmark that dominates the central square: the Cap Haïtien Cathedral, orCathédrale Notre-Dame de l’Assomption, is a French-style building that featured a silvered dome […]

This is Haiti

Cap Haïtien: from Riches to Rags Located on the northern coast of Haiti, Cap Haïtien was historically nicknamed “The Paris of the Antilles” for its wealth and sophistication displayed through its beautiful […]

This is Haiti!

Tap-tap cabs serve as mass transportation in Haiti. Tap-taps are privately owned but publicly operated as a form of shared taxi. They are one of the various forms of transportation such as the Guaguas […]

This is Haiti!

A girl walks through the Lycée Alexandre Pétion in Haiti’s capital. The city’s oldest high school was almost destroyed in the earthquake. All photographs: Corentin Fohlen/Divergence

This is Haiti!

Lawyers and judges get back to work at the Cour de Cassation, Haiti’s final court of appeal, which was rebuilt on the Champs de Mars in the capital, Port-au-Prince. The original building […]