The best attractions in Isla de la Juventud

The best attractions in Isla de la Juventud

Cuba's islands are all idyllic tropical paradises, from the largest one to the tiniest speck of land. Isla de la Juventud is one such place, the second largest one of Cuba's islands and the most populous one, except for the main island, of course. Isla de la Juventud combines culture and lush environments, and unlike many of the other islands around Cuba, it is neither an uninhabited natural haven, nor a cluster of luxury resorts. Isla de la Juventud has lovely beaches, lush pine forests, re... [ read more ]

The most interesting historical sites in Cuba

The most interesting historical sites in Cuba

Cuba's history has been one of revolutions, dictatorships and hostility towards and from other countries, but one thing that could never be said about it is that Cuban history was boring. Even up until a few decades ago, interesting things have been happening in Cuba, and while not all of it was pleasant for Cuba people, for a historian they make for a great read. Even the shortest trip to Cuba reveal countless historical sights that commemorate the most important historical events in the co... [ read more ]