In a past edition of Haiti History 101, Kreyolicious discussed the arrival of Simon Bolivar, Latin American leader and revolutionary on the coast of Aux Cayes in the mid-1810s. Bolivar came to seek Haiti’s help in freeing modern-day Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela from Spain.
If you missed that segment, be sure to CLICK HERE to read it.
Watch this video below to learn more!
Painting: Alexandra Barbot
Photos: Sandro Saldarriaga/ADN Colombia/El Tempo—Petion Monument photos