Example sentences for: oriente

How can you use “oriente” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Oriente: The East

  • Oriente incorporates the post-revolutionary provinces of Holguín, Granma, Santiago de Cuba, and Guantánamo, which are scenically and historically more interesting than most of central Cuba.

  • Like the Boquería, the Hotel Oriente, and other Rambla landmarks, this square came into being as a result of the destruction of a convent, when church properties were expropriated in an anti-clerical period in the mid-19th century.

  • Prior to the revolution, the east of Cuba was a single province known simply as Oriente (“East”), and most Cubans still refer to the region with this name.

  • The wars of independence began in Oriente in the 1860s, and nearly a century later Castro concentrated his power base in the inaccessible Sierra Maestra.


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