Link of the Day 080808: Recommended Tourist spots in Haiti [UK's Independent]

From the Independent:

Riots, revolution and years of grinding deprivation – Haiti is the West’s poorest country. But the tourists may soon return to this Caribbean ‘Paradise Island’, says Tony Wheeler

Recommended Sights:


The Hotel Oloffson (made famous by Graham Greene’s the Comedians)
Pétionville, the upscale suburb in Port-au-Prince
Museum of Haitian Art on the Champs du Mars
Sainte-Trinité cathedral


Cast-iron market
Not mentioned, the Haitian Film Festival


La Citadelle
Labadie Beach

Not mentioned, Carnivale