A spray of flowers sat next to a bust of the Nobel Prize winning author on the front terrace of tree-shaded Finca Vigia, where he lived for 21 years and wrote some of his greatest works. "Hemingway is a beloved master," said Ada Rosa Alfonso Rosales, director of the museum that the home is now.
A gathering to brief children on the life and work of the famous US writer will take place July 12. Another meeting will debate the different facets of the novelists conducted by journalist Alberto Pozo on July 19.
The winners of the Ernest Hemingway Story Contest will be announced July 21.