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 ]

Things to do in Baracoa

Things to do in Baracoa

Cuba is an excellent tourist destination, dragging innumerable visitors every year due to its premier landmarks and attractions. This astonishing country is famous for its beautiful historic colonial cities, too. In some of the previous guides I have already presented you several aspects relating to the most popular and most famous cities of Cuba. Below I will present you the best things to do in Baracoa. Baracoa is a significant town of this Caribbean country. The historical town is famous f... [ read more ]

Top 5 sights in Baracoa

Top 5 sights in Baracoa

The beautiful first capital of Cuba, nicknamed Ciudad Primera, is one of the most interesting places in Cuba, and yet it is far from being as popular with tourists as many resorts and large cities. Baracoa, surrounded by mountain ranges and nestled in the Bay of Honey, has always been isolated and difficult to reach, and even today it is far from being on the beaten path. But just because the city isn't overrun by tourists, it doesn't mean that Baracoa doesn't have any attractions. On the co... [ read more ]

Baracoa, Cuba's fist capital

Baracoa, Cuba’s fist capital

Havana, Cuba's scenic capital that was the setting of some of the most crucial moments in the country's history, hasn't always been the most important city on the island. For a few short years in the early 16th century, Baracoa, Cuba's capital, was the place where the faith of Cuba was decided. Baracoa was founded as one of the earliest colonial cities in Cuba, and its long history is still a reason for people to love and respect it. Baracoa might be small, but it is one of the most interest... [ read more ]