Great water adventures in Cuba

Great water adventures in Cuba

Cuba is considered among the best destinations in the world for practicing water sports. The waters surrounding the fascinating island are calm and dominated by a fascinating underwater life. Situated in the Caribbean Sea, the island is characterized by a large variety of marine creatures. With over 3.000 km of gorgeous coral reefs, Cuba is among the most popular diving destinations of the world. Besides snorkeling and scuba diving, sailing and fishing are other popular activities which can ... [ read more ]

Top natural jewels in Santiago de Cuba

Top natural jewels in Santiago de Cuba

Cuba is a magnificent country, being home to hundreds of natural jewels, ranging from national parks to nature reserves, from mountains to waterfalls, from bays to beaches and so on. I have already presented you many natural attractions of Cuba in some of the previous articles. The following guide will contain the top natural jewels in Santiago de Cuba. Perhaps the best-known natural jewel of the province is the Baconao Biosphere Reserve. Other natural attractions are the following: the P... [ read more ]

The best destinations for kids in Cuba

The best destinations for kids in Cuba

Cuba is a spectacular family-friendly destination. Children are welcome actually everywhere around the country. Whatever you choose as your destination, you will be surely close to at least one entertainment option dedicated to the kids. There are fantastic rides or other entertainment options in almost every Cuban city and town. Visiting zoological gardens, circuses, swimming with dolphins, watching puppet shows, visiting a crocodile breeding farm or go horseback riding will surely be an un... [ read more ]

Your tourist guide to Cardenas

Your tourist guide to Cardenas

Situated in the northern part of Cuba, in the province of Matanzas, Cardenas is a beautiful harbor town. It is located about 170 km east of Havana, 15 km of Varadero and presents some wonderful visitor attractions. The city has a picturesque setting, lying between the sea and hills. The city presents beautiful narrow streets which are full of horse-drawn carriages and numerous squares. It is a great choice if you love peaceful atmosphere and would like to avoid the crowds. If you would li... [ read more ]

Practicing ecotourism in Cuba

Practicing ecotourism in Cuba

The breathtaking natural attractions and the level of conservation of the protected areas make this spectacular country the Caribbean’s best ecotourism destination. If you are a nature-lover interested in practicing ecotourism in Cuba, this is the right source of information for you. This gorgeous country is home to over 260 protected areas of which six were designated as UNESCO Biosphere Reserves, not to mention the wonderful natural World Heritage Sites. Pinar del Rio Province occupie... [ read more ]

Tips for budget travel to Cuba

Tips for budget travel to Cuba

Before you travel to Cuba, you have to consider the idea that Cuba is not an Asian country, so the prices are much higher here. The hotel rooms, services, the food and entertainment…everything is more expensive than in an Asia. Although, there are some tips for budget travel to Cuba which would surely help you. First of all, the best period to visit the country is between April and June and between September and December. In these periods you can get cheaper hotel rooms and avoid the crowd... [ read more ]

Finding Casas particulares in Cuba

Finding Casas particulares in Cuba

If you haven’t heard about the Casas particulares, you surely asked the question: What is a Casa particular? In the following article I will answer your question. I will also help you finding Casas particulares in Cuba, finding out information about the reservation and the prices. Cuban residents are allowed to rent rooms to visitors. These are known as Casas particulares. Renting a room at a local family can be more exciting and significantly cheaper than staying at a hotel. Pay attent... [ read more ]

Sailing and cruising in Cuba

Sailing and cruising in Cuba

If sailing or cruising is your thing, I suggest you to head through the fantastic Caribbean country, Cuba. Cuba is one of the best destinations for the lovers of these watersports. The country is characterized by gorgeous weather and great waters for sailing and cruising. Although, you have to pay attention along the shores because some parts are steep and rocky. Sailors and cruisers arrive to Cuba from all around the world, some arriving on cruise ships, some on their own boats and other... [ read more ]