A Guide to Cuban Architecture – Havana and Trinidad

Havana - A Tour of Cuba's Architectural Heritage A new visual dictionary of the architectural history of Havana and Trinidad will soon be released by author Andrés R. Rodríguez - More info below. The charm and beauty of Cuba's heritage style architecture is a massive tourist draw. People come to Havana specifically expecting to see old, [...]

By | 2017-05-19T02:48:27+00:00 April 2nd, 2017|Fun and Entertainment, Stories of Havana|0 Comments

Some Frequently asked Questions About Visiting Havana and Cuba

Some Questions and Answers For First Time Cuba Visitors   Below I will answer some frequently asked questions about Cuba and Havana. If you are planning to visit Cuba, this information might come in handy.   Cubans lining up at the local phone office. Question: We are from the USA and are trying [...]

By | 2017-05-19T02:23:23+00:00 November 20th, 2015|Fun and Entertainment, Stories of Havana|0 Comments

Single Women Traveling through Havana and Cuba

Tips for Traveling Through Cuba and Havana as a Single Women I always get lots of questions from single women who are planning a trip to Havana and Cuba. Their main concerns are safety and the nightlife scene. I recently had the opportunity to chat with a woman on Reddit who is planning a trip [...]

By | 2017-05-19T02:23:23+00:00 October 8th, 2015|Fun and Entertainment, Havana and Vedado|13 Comments

Scuba Diving in Cuba? Maria de la Gorda is for you!

Maria De La Gorda, The Best Scuba Diving in Cuba Maria de la Gorda, it's a very beautiful place. It is the top diving center in Cuba. It consists of miles of pristine beaches, a world class diving center, an a few hotels and shops. The center is located in the Parque Nacional Peninsula de Gunanahacabibes, almost [...]

By | 2017-05-19T02:23:23+00:00 September 16th, 2015|Fun and Entertainment|2 Comments

Top Things to Do in Vedado, Havana, Cuba

Old Havana vs Vedado? I get asked this question all the time. It seems like every foreigner who is taking a trip to Havana is torn between spending time in Vedado or Old Havana. When most tourists think of Havana, they have the image of Old Havana in their head. They imagine tight, cobblestone streets. Open [...]

Exploring The Area Around The Cuban Capitol Building (El Capitolio)

Where is El Capitolio in Havana? El Capitolio, the Cuban Capitol building, is a large domed building, located on Prado street, on the border of Old Havana and Central Havana. It was modeled after the American Capitol building in Washington D.C. The large manicured campus directly beside the Capitolio building is called the Parque Central. Just [...]

By | 2017-05-19T02:23:26+00:00 December 12th, 2014|Fun and Entertainment, Havana and Vedado|0 Comments

Cheap Vacation in Cuba For Under $30 Per Day

Tips For Saving Money in Cuba and Making A Budget As many of you have heard, Cuba is one of the top cheap vacation destinations in the world. This is especially the case if you book an all inclusive vacation from a discount online travel agency in Canada. On off peak times of the year (November to [...]

By | 2017-05-19T02:23:26+00:00 October 30th, 2014|Fun and Entertainment, Havana and Vedado, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 3 Nightlife Party Spots in Havana, Cuba

The Best Places for Nighttime Action in Havana, Cuba Even if you’ve never been to Havana, you’ve probably heard stories about how Cubans love to party and have a great time. In many respects, Havana is one of the top party destinations in the world. But since the average Cuban local only earns about $30 [...]

By | 2017-05-19T02:23:26+00:00 October 20th, 2014|Fun and Entertainment, Havana and Vedado|1 Comment

How To Take The Electric Hershey Train In Havana Cuba

Riding The Hershey Train in Havana Cuba Cuba used to have one of the most well developed railway networks in Latin America. By most accounts, the system is currently dilapidated, due to old infrastructure and decades of neglect. Many of the trains still run, but delays and breakdowns are frequent. As a mode of transportation, [...]

By | 2017-05-19T02:23:26+00:00 October 14th, 2014|Fun and Entertainment, Havana and Vedado, Uncategorized|3 Comments

The Top 5 Discos and Bars in Havana, Cuba

The Top 5 Discos and Bars in Havana, Cuba   Havana is a city packed with action and overflowing with attractive, young people, eager to dance and have fun. Of all the major cities in the caribbean, I would easily consider it to have the best nightlife scene. There are literally hundreds of hot discos [...]

By | 2017-05-19T02:23:26+00:00 October 1st, 2014|Fun and Entertainment, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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