tobacco: havana, part 7

in viñales, we visited a tobacco plantation one day and a cigar factory the next. the tobacco barn the farmers hang the leaves to dry them tobacco seeds are very small the process for rolling cigars is fairly straightforward: cut a leave to size, put other dried leaves into it, roll it, glue the edges down with a flavored glue, wrap it in another leaf, trim the ends – done. it all looks very artisanal and romantic, but when you go to the factory, you can see that the work is a little more monotonous. what we saw were rows…