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Best Places to Visit in Varadero Cuba

Varadero sits on Cuba’s northern shore, around 140 km east of Havana, on the Peninsula de Hicacos. Thanks to its impressive beaches, which stretch along a spit of land 20 km in length, it has become one of the largest … Read More

Things To Do in Havana Cuba at Night

Top Things To Do in Havana Cuba at Night

The sun setting at the end of each day is no excuse for bringing your exploration of the Cuban capital to an end. In fact, the warm Caribbean weather combined with the city’s record of safety for visitors and the … Read More

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How to Spend an Amazing 48 Hours in Havana

The Cuban capital is one of the world’s most unique destinations, combining the relics of centuries of colonial rule, stunning nearby beaches, the intrigues of more recent communist rule, and life under a decades-long US trade embargo, with an infectious … Read More

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What to See of Hemingway’s Havana

Ernest Hemingway was a titan of twentieth century American literature. The winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954, he is also intrinsically linked with Cuba and the Cuban capital. He found that Havana allowed him to live the … Read More

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Top Tips on How to Book a Casa Particular in Cuba

In 1997 the communist government in Cuba began to allow private residents to rent spare rooms in their homes to tourists and visitors from abroad. This was a major shift in policy. Since all hotels, motels and campsites up until … Read More

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Discover Havana Like an Expert With These 5 Little-Known Secrets

The Cuban capital has much to offer the visitor. There is Old Havana (La Habana Vieja) and its fortifications, a UNESCO-listed World Heritage Site that includes the mighty Cathedral of the Virgin Mary of the Immaculate Conception, La Cabana fort, … Read More

Cuba After Irma: The Island’s Quick Comeback and What You Need to Know

There can sometimes be a price to pay for living in paradise. This idea becomes obvious when you’re thinking about booking a holiday somewhere in the Caribbean. Most companies that provide flights and/or holiday packages for the region will point … Read More

Cuba’s Captivating Capital: The 6 Best Things to See in Havana

The idea of Cuba being a county that was inaccessible, that was closed off to the world at large was always a misconception. Arguably it was minimally problematic for Americans to visit with ease, and yet this has been significantly … Read More

Havana with Kids: The 5 Coolest Things Your Kids Will Love

When you were a kid, were there any places you really wished your parents took you on holiday? There would be some likely candidates, like an international theme park, or a tropical island, places you thought of longingly when you … Read More

5 Tips for a Heavenly Honeymoon in Havana

The days leading up to your wedding are going to (unsurprisingly) be a flurry of activity, stress, and excitement. You will probably begin to understand why some couples just think, the heck with it all, and decide to elope. But … Read More