Visit Hemingway’s Cuba

Visit Hemingway’s Cuba

Cuba is famous for many things…it is famous for its culture, for its gorgeous beaches and islands, for its cigar, coffee and rum, for its amazing natural sights, for its colonial cities and towns and so on. Cuba is also famous for giving home for about 20 years to one of the best-known writers of the world – Ernest Hemingway. He and his wife purchased a house in Havana in 1940. He spent the next 20 years there. Hemingway named their home “Finca Vigia” or “lookout farm”. During... [ read more ]

Fun facts you didn’t know about Cuba

Fun facts you didn’t know about Cuba

You’ve probably heard lots of things about Cuba. It is the largest Caribbean island, being also the region’s most attractive tourist destination which is not surprising if we think of the deluge of the natural and cultural sights of Cuba. Cuba is home to innumerable fantastic destinations and attractions. With gorgeous beaches and islands, magnificent natural areas, wonderful colonial cities and other attractions, Cuba is one of the world’s most attractive tourist destinations. There m... [ read more ]

Best historical sites in Cuba

Best historical sites in Cuba

One of the most famous Caribbean tourist destinations, Cuba is very attractive among travelers. It is a country full of astonishing destinations and attractions. From majestic colonial cities to gorgeous beaches and islands, from natural jewels to cultural landmarks and from tobacco plantations to historical sites, Cuba is home to innumerable sights you should visit. In my previous guides I have already presented you numerous aspects relating to Cuba’s visitor attractions and destinations.... [ read more ]

Top 5 places in Cuba you must see

Top 5 places in Cuba you must see

Cuba is with no doubt one of the most attractive and most visited Caribbean countries. Dragging millions of tourists, Cuba is a world renowned tourist destination. This is not surprising at all if we think of the deluge of the wonderful attractions Cuba include. From amazing colonial cities to picturesque natural sights, from gorgeous beaches to cultural sights and from historical landmarks to tobacco or other plantations, Cuba is abundant in varied tourist attractions. There are innumera... [ read more ]

Tips for exploring the best of Havana

Tips for exploring the best of Havana

As one of the world’s most culturally rich cities, Havana is an extremely attractive tourist destination in the Caribbean region. The colonial past of the city is reflected in its architectural jewels, including gorgeous castles, cathedrals, museums and wonderful mansions. The historic neighborhood of the city named Old Havana (Habana Vieja) is a main area of the city, including hundreds of fascinating landmarks. Besides the architectural jewels, the local culture is also very attractiv... [ read more ]

Best places to stay in Cuba

Best places to stay in Cuba

From CUC10 beach cabins to luxurious five star-resorts, Cuba offers a large variety of accommodation. If you are looking for budget accommodation, choose a Casa particular, as it is always a better value than a budget hotel. The services may be of lower quality, but casas particulares are perfect for backpackers and young travelers. If you are traveling with kids, it is recommended to choose an apartment or at least a mid-range hotel. Pay attention, because mid-range hotels are sometimes hou... [ read more ]

Useful info for first-timers to Cuba

Useful info for first-timers to Cuba

Have you never been to Cuba before? This magnificent country is an excellent tourist destination, dragging millions of tourists yearly. It is a real paradise for the lovers of sun and sea, but also for the lovers of salsa, cigar and coffee. The country offers numerous tourist attractions and destinations for visitors of all ages and all kind. If you’ve never been to Cuba before, the following guide might help you with some useful info. Below I will try to give you the best and most useful ... [ read more ]

Visit Baracoa and its surroundings

Visit Baracoa and its surroundings

Baracoa is an excellent tourist destination of Cuba, although, due to its geographic isolation, the town is just a recent destination to be discovered by tourists. In case you are planning to explore the remote northeastern corner of Cuba, I recommend you to discover Baracoa, too. It is considered a beautiful, almost unspoiled colonial town, being surrounded by wonderful beaches and lush rainforest. The easily recognizable local landmark, the El Yunque is a main attraction of the town’s... [ read more ]