Cuba

The leeward fringing coral reef at María la Gorda, a small resort in the Península de Guanahacabibes Biosphere Reserve in western Cuba, is considered one of the nation’s most beautiful and best conserved. The 1,216 km² Biosphere Reserve is near the southeastern tip of Bahía (Ensenada) de Corrientes in the Península de Guanahacabibes.