The best tourist attractions in Pinar del Rio

The best tourist attractions in Pinar del Rio

Pinar del Rio is a fascinating region of Cuba. It is situated in the island’s western end. There are numerous natural and cultural sites in this region. Three mountain ranges of Cuba, the Sierra del Rosario, the Cordillera de Guaniguanico and the Sierra de los Organos can be found here, not to mention the famous UNESCO World Heritage Site – the Viñales Valley which is a top tourist destination of the country. The Guanahacabibes Peninsula is another fantastic natural site of the region,... [ read more ]

A tourist guide to Northern Cuba

A tourist guide to Northern Cuba

In one of the previous articles I have presented Central Cuba. The following article will actually serve as a tourist guide to Northern Cuba. The northern part of Cuba includes four provinces of which one is Havana. The other three are Pinar del Rio, Mayabeque and Artemisa. Pinar del Rio is an extremely popular province among tourists, just as Havana. Artemisa and Mayabeque are less popular for visitors, but both of them own great natural attractions. If you are planning a tour in Northern Cub... [ read more ]

The most popular beaches of Western Cuba

The most popular beaches of Western Cuba

If you are about to visit the western part of Cuba, this article will help you find the most spectacular beaches that can be the perfect choice for your holiday destination. The Cuban beaches are considered some of the best in the world. There are numerous beautiful beaches in this Caribbean country. The Cuban resorts are spectacular and very popular, attracting millions of tourists every year. It is a really hard task to choose any of these beaches, as it really comes down to personal prefere... [ read more ]

The best snorkeling tour all around Cuba

The best snorkeling tour all around Cuba

Situated in the Caribbean Sea, the country of Cuba consists of the main island, Isla de la Juventud and several archipelagos. With over 3700 km of coastline, Cuba is one of the world’s most visited islands and it is also popular among tourists for its white, soft sandy beaches and clear water. Cuba is one of the world’s best-known places for snorkeling. The marine life of the Caribbean Sea is breathtaking! The ecosystem is impressively varied: there are plenty of colorful fishes, turtles, ... [ read more ]

The best scuba-diving spots in Cuba

The best scuba-diving spots in Cuba

Cuba is a paradise for many kinds of travelers, and this is not such an easy thing to accomplish. Luxury travelers can stay at one of the many beach-side resorts, kick back and enjoy the scenery, while independent travelers in search of adventure can have it in one of the many national parks or in the small towns where Cuban culture is at its best. Of course, urban life in Cuba is not to be neglected either - just try salsa dancing in Havana! But another thing that Cuba excels at is scuba di... [ read more ]

A guide to adventure travel in Cuba

A guide to adventure travel in Cuba

Cuba is a travel gem that has been long hidden away from the prying eyes of tourists. But at the present, tourism is more and more welcome in Cuba, and travelers from around the world come to this Caribbean island to enjoy the colonial architecture, the culture, cuisine and the typically Cuba joy of life. The natural wonders of Cuba also make it an amazing destination for those who like to travel for the adventure. Treks, hikes, bird and wildlife watching are only a few of the tamer activiti... [ read more ]