Top 5 Cuban foods

Top 5 Cuban foods

Cuban cuisine is like the whole Cuban culture. It is a mix that takes Caribbean ingredients to which adds Spanish and African culinary traditions. There are several dishes which would surely make you a great gastronomical experience. Perhaps the most popular is the Cuban sandwich. White rice and black beans are among the most popular ingredients. Try some specialties if you visit this majestic country. Would you like to find out which are the top 5 Cuban foods? Below I will present you them ... [ read more ]

The best restaurants in Varadero

The best restaurants in Varadero

Varadero is one of the most exclusive beach resorts in Cuba, where many package tour and luxury travelers end up. The beaches of Varadero are lovely, the nightlife is lively, and there are many great hotels to choose from. In short, tourist facilities in Varadero are some of the best you can find in the country. It might not be the best place to get a taste of Cuban culture and life, but it is definitely the perfect place for a relaxing holiday. And if you are a foodie, you will definitely h... [ 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 ]

The best local dishes in Cuba

The best local dishes in Cuba

All Caribbean cuisines are a mix and match of various influences, come either from the indigenous population, the conquering colonists, or slaves from different parts of Africa. While not all of the history of the Caribbean is a pleasant story thanks to this mix of cultures, the cuisine definitely got the better of it. Cuban cuisine is a mingle of Spanish, African and Caribbean cuisine, with even some Chinese touches thrown into the mix in the area around Havana. Cuban cuisine is unique, fla... [ read more ]