Guide to Santiago de Cuba’s nightlife

Guide to Santiago de Cuba’s nightlife

Cuba is not only famous for its excellent beaches, colonial towns, magnificent natural landscapes, but for its culture, too. Cuban people love to dance. They dance on the streets, in the clubs, in cabaret shows and so on. There are numerous excellent nightlife venues all over Cuba. In one of the previous guides I have already presented you the best nightlife spots of Havana. In the following guide I will give you some useful info relating to the country’s second largest city’s best night... [ read more ]

Top things to do in Santiago de Cuba

Top things to do in Santiago de Cuba

Visiting Cuba on your next holiday? I tell you, you will have part of an unforgettable travel experience. Cuba is one of the most visited and most attractive tourist destinations of the Caribbean. This amazing island country is famous for its unique culture, colonial cities, fascinating landscapes, gorgeous beaches and tourist attractions. I have already presented you several cities, beaches, islands and natural sights of Cuba. Below I will present you Santiago de Cuba, more precisely the to... [ read more ]

Things to do in and around Santiago de Cuba

Things to do in and around Santiago de Cuba

One of the most visited tourist destinations of Cuba, Santiago de Cuba is a fantastic place to visit. The second largest city of the country is a famous destination among visitors of Cuba. It is situated in the south-eastern part of Cuba and offers fantastic sights to its visitors. First of all, the city and its surroundings include two World Heritage Sites: the famous San Pedro de la Roca Fortress and the Baconao Biosphere Reserve. Both are very popular among tourists, but there are other ... [ read more ]

Wandering through Cuba’s historical towns

Wandering through Cuba’s historical towns

I am absolutely sure that just like me, you also consider Cuba one of the most fascinating holiday destinations. This spectacular Caribbean country attracts millions of visitors due to its wonderful nature, scenic islands and beaches, unique culture, fantastic festivals, spectacular colonial towns, its monuments relating to the Cuban Revolution and so on. If you are interested in the history of Cuba, you can buy some books and get the information, but I have a better idea. Buy yourself a ... [ 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 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 ]

Top 5 most famous destinations of Cuba

Top 5 most famous destinations of Cuba

Cuba attracts about 2 million tourists every year, tourism being one of the main sources of the country. This is not a surprising fact if we think of the scenic archipelagos that belong to the Isla de la Juventud, the main island of Cuba, the beautiful resorts and beaches, gorgeous landscapes, its vivid culture and historical towns and buildings. Cuba has several attractions and popular tourist destinations which include resorts, towns and islands. Below I will present you the top 5 famou... [ read more ]

An interesting tour of the Cuban castles

An interesting tour of the Cuban castles

This Caribbean country consists of the main island of Cuba and several archipelagos. Cuba is home to one of the most fascinating cultures of the world, which can not be simply described. You have to feel it! Once you get there, you will be amazed by the local people’s lifestyle, especially if you are European. I am sure that after spending your holiday in Cuba, you will leave the country with an unforgettable experience. There are dozens of cultural or natural attractions and entertainment p... [ read more ]

Santiago de Cuba's famous carnival

Santiago de Cuba’s famous carnival

Carnivals in Caribbean nations are always colorful affairs filled with fun, music and dance, and if the locals think that these are the best days of the year, so should you. Cuba has several yearly events that allow locals to get out of the routine of day to day life, and for tourists to experience Cuban culture at its best. One of the best events you can attend during your visit is Santiago de Cuba's famous carnival, which takes place at the end of July in 2012. For hundreds of years, this ... [ read more ]

Top 5 restaurants in Santiago de Cuba

Top 5 restaurants in Santiago de Cuba

Santiago de Cuba might not be as large as Havana, but it is just as full of culture, history and bustle like the capital. As the second largest city in Cuba, Santiago de Cuba is among the destinations that should not miss from your bucket list when visiting the country. There are dozens of attractions to see in this pleasant city, from museums to monuments and historic buildings. The environs of Santiago de Cuba allow for various holiday activities, and there is always some interesting walki... [ read more ]