Discover the most popular dances in Cuba

Discover the most popular dances in Cuba

Cuba is the perfect place to spend your holiday at! Especially if you are looking for gorgeous attractions, sunny beaches, interesting culture and friendly local people. Let’s not forget about the Cuban traditions either! Cuban people just love to dance and sing! The Cuban music is mainly a mixture of African and Spanish origins and is characterized by vigorous rhythm, the so-called “Latin rhythms”. The atmosphere of a Cuban club full of dancing people can not be simply described, you ha... [ 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 ]

The art and culture of Cuba

The art and culture of Cuba

For a long time, Cuba has been a controversial country, with revolutions and embargoes dotting its history, but with roots that went much deeper, into Spanish colonial history, slave trade and an industry based on sugar production and force labor. And yet out of these miserable experiences a culture unlike any other emerged, and today Cuba is one of the most fascinating cultures in the Caribbean, and perhaps the world. The official language of Cuba is Spanish, but like other Caribbean countr... [ read more ]

Most Representative Colonial Towns of Cuba

Most Representative Colonial Towns of Cuba

Are you interested about the cultural and historical sights of Cuba? Do you want to explore the colonial cities of the largest island in the Caribbean? If so, take a virtual journey with us into the historical Cuba and discover the most representative colonial towns. This tour involves the top colonial towns of this fascinating country, so here they are: Santiago de Cuba Situated on the Eastern part of Cuba, it was the capital city of Cuba until 1553, when Havana turned to be the capital. ... [ read more ]