The best hotels in Santiago de Cuba

The best hotels in Santiago de Cuba

The fantastic city of Santiago de Cuba is the second largest settlement of the country. It is also the capital city of the province with the same name. Santiago de Cuba is an important tourist destination in Cuba, also a significant sea port. The city is home to the spectacular World Heritage Site, the San Pedro de la Roca fortress. The surroundings of Santiago de Cuba are attractive, too. The beautiful Baconao Park, situated about 20 km from the city is a World Heritage Biosphere Reserve sin... [ read more ]

Visit the Capitolio Nacional in Havana

Visit the Capitolio Nacional in Havana

One of the best-known landmarks of Havana and even Cuba, the Capitolio Nacional is a fantastic tourist attraction of the capital city. The building wears the characteristics of Neoclassical and art nouveau architectural styles. Its design resembles to Washington’s United States Capitol. Also named El Capitolio, the fantastic building is very popular among visitors of Havana. Almost every visitor of the capital city visits the Capitolio Nacional. It is not surprising if we think of the buildi... [ read more ]

Autumn holiday in the countryside of Cuba

Autumn holiday in the countryside of Cuba

Autumn has arrived, but in some countries, such as Cuba, the weather is fine. If you would like to travel somewhere I suggest you to choose this magnificent country. There are numerous things to do in Cuba. If you are a lover of sightseeing, you can do it in Havana, Baracoa, Santiago de Cuba and so on. But if you are a nature-lover, I will give you a fantastic tip: visit the countryside of Cuba. It is one of the country’s major attractions. The natural beauty of the Cuban countryside will su... [ read more ]

Short guide to Soroa

Short guide to Soroa

Also named “the rainbow of Cuba”, Soroa is a fantastic destination for tourists. It is situated only about 70 km of Havana, in the region of Pinar del Rio. This fantastic place was named after two brothers who arrived from Spain in order to become famous coffee producers. Soroa has so many things to offer to its visitors, such as the Castillo las Nubes, the fantastic orchid garden, fantastic mountains and waterfalls. It is undoubtedly a gorgeous jewel of the country. As for the accommodat... [ read more ]

Explore the most beautiful caves in Cuba

Explore the most beautiful caves in Cuba

The spectacular tourist destination, the country of Cuba is famous not only for its cultural heritage, but also for its wonderful natural attractions. From mountain ranges to waterfalls, from beaches to fantastic islands and from national parks to caves, Cuba has it all! In some of the previous articles I have already presented the national parks, some of the islands and the best beaches of the country. The following article will present the most beautiful caves of Cuba which are undoubtedly f... [ read more ]

Top 3 cycling tours in Cuba

Top 3 cycling tours in Cuba

Visiting a country by bicycle may not be as comfortable as making the way by car or bus, but is undoubtedly a memorable experience. For those who love to ride their bicycle, visiting Cuba will surely make the perfect holiday. As there are numerous natural and cultural attractions in the magnificent country, it is a great idea to visit the as many places as you can. Choosing a cycle tour is not only a great work out, but also a good way to save money. If you find this introduction convincing, r... [ read more ]

A guide to Vedado

A guide to Vedado

Vedado is a district of the wonderful capital city, Havana. It is actually the vibrant downtown of the city. The northern part of Vedado is also named Malecón which is situated at the waterfront. Besides the prestigious hotels, there are also numerous attractions in Vedado. The Havana Libre and the Hotel Nacional de Cuba are just two of the best-known hotels of the capital city. Among the attractions of the district are the immense FOCSA Building, the John Lennon Park, the Beth Shalom Temple,... [ read more ]

Visit the Guantánamo Province in Cuba

Visit the Guantánamo Province in Cuba

Being the country’s easternmost province, Guantánamo is a great holiday destination for anyone. Having a long coastline, it is well-known for its great beaches. Although, the beaches are not the only tourist attractions of the province. There are some fantastic towns located here, such as the famous Baracoa which is one of the most popular towns for visitors of Cuba. The northern part of the province is dominated by rainforests, while the southern part is arid, dominated by cacti. The prov... [ read more ]

The best theatres in Havana

The best theatres in Havana

Havana is a popular tourist destination which is not surprising if we think of the deluge of the spectacular attractions that can be found in the capital city. The immense city is also an important port city of Cuba. The gorgeous city attracts about 1 million tourists each year. Visitors of Havana come here to admire the fantastic attractions, enjoy its vibrant nightlife or attend any of the great festivals. Besides its outstanding fortresses, beautiful cathedral, well-known squares, museums a... [ read more ]