The best things to do in Cienfuegos

The best things to do in Cienfuegos

Cuba, as a world-renowned tourist destination, is home to innumerable excellent and unique landmarks and visitor attractions. If you are also looking for a unique place to visit, I suggest you to choose this Caribbean country. In the previous guides I have already presented you numerous aspects relating to Cuba’s colonial cities and towns, its excellent beaches and islands, gorgeous national parks and protected areas, its historical attractions, the local products and festivals and other fea... [ read more ]

The best convincing reasons to visit Cuba

The best convincing reasons to visit Cuba

When you are planning a trip to a country you have never been before, you are thinking about the reasons which make the respective country worth visiting. If you are planning a trip to Cuba this year, you don’t have to think much of the reasons which convince you about this country. There are lots of things that make this country one of the top destinations in the Caribbean region. Some of the best convincing reasons to visit Cuba are the following: the unique culture and their festivals, ... [ read more ]

UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Cienfuegos

UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Cienfuegos

The urban historic centre of the amazing city of Cienfuegos was inscribed on the list of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites in 2005. The historic city centre is considered the most spectacular example of the 19th century urban planning of the early Spanish Enlightenment. If you would like to find out more about the architecture of Cienfuegos and its visitor attractions, I suggest you to read the following article. I will present you the history of the city and the best tourist attractions of th... [ read more ]

A tourist guide to Guardalavaca

A tourist guide to Guardalavaca

Guardalavaca is a very popular resort in Cuba. Situated on the northern shore of the island, it owns some outstanding beaches with warm and clear waters. The resort is considered one of Cuba’s hottest destinations. It is beloved by many tourists. Therefore, the hotels were designed comfortable and some of them luxurious. If you would like to spend a couple of days at this fine resort, I suggest you to read the following article. It will serve as a great tourist guide to Guardalavaca. You w... [ read more ]

UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Trinidad and the Valle de los Ingenios

UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Trinidad and the Valle de los Ingenios

Cuba is home to nine breathtaking World Heritage Sites spread all over the country. In the following article I will present you the town of Trinidad and the Valle de los Ingenios which represent a complex of World Heritage Site. Trinidad and the adjacent Valle de los Ingenios can be found in the central part of Cuba. This spectacular site is a very popular tourist destination within the country. It was inscribed on the list of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites in 1988. Both the town of Trinida... [ read more ]

UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Old Havana and its fortifications

UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Old Havana and its fortifications

As one of the numerous spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Cuba, “Old Havana and its fortifications” is home to several major tourist attractions. The deluge of the fantastic sights attracts dozens of tourists every year. Old Havana is actually the name of the city centre, being also one of the capital city’s districts. The city centre with its fantastic fortifications is a World Heritage Site since 1982. The outstanding attractions of Old Havana include the following: the Castil... [ read more ]

The best attractions in the Baconao Park

The best attractions in the Baconao Park

One of the most scenic natural attractions of Cuba, the Baconao Park is a well-known tourist attraction in the country. It occupies a large surface of more than 800 km². The park is situated about 20 km from the city of Santiago de Cuba. The name of the park is related to a legend which mentions a “bacona”, a magical tree. The fantastic park was inscribed on the list of UNESCO’s World Heritage Biosphere Reserves in 1987. It is home to numerous fantastic species of animals and plants, a... [ 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 ]

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 ]