Visit the Guantánamo Province in Cuba

Visit the Guantánamo Province in Cuba

Being the country’s easternmost province, Guantánamo is a great holiday destination for anyone. Having a long coastline, it is well-known for its great beaches. Although, the beaches are not the only tourist attractions of the province. There are some fantastic towns located here, such as the famous Baracoa which is one of the most popular towns for visitors of Cuba. The northern part of the province is dominated by rainforests, while the southern part is arid, dominated by cacti. The prov... [ read more ]

The best World Heritage Sites in Cuba

The best World Heritage Sites in Cuba

There are nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the country. The first site, Old Havana with its fortifications was included on the list in 1982. Four of the nine sites were included on the list for their natural beauty, the remaining five for their cultural significance. The nine World Heritage Sites in Cuba are the following: Old Havana with its fortifications, the town of Trinidad with the Valle de los Ingenios, the Viñales Valley, the San Pedro de la Roca Castle in the town of Santiago de ... [ read more ]

Top 3 safaris in Cuba

Top 3 safaris in Cuba

One of the world’s most exciting countries, Cuba is characterized by spectacular natural beauty and varied wildlife. Safaris are usual wildlife-admiring tours in Africa, but they are available on other continents, too. Cuba is an ideal country for practicing this type of activity. It may not be as exciting as the African safaris, but is surely a remarkable experience. Bird watching is perhaps the most popular activity during a safari tour in Cuba. There is a large number of endemic species o... [ read more ]

Wildlife watching in Cuba

Wildlife watching in Cuba

As a travel destination, Cuba is most famous for its fascinating culture, dazzling colonial towns, great atmosphere and pristine beaches. But travelers who like to look on the wilder side of life will also find a lot to interest them in Cuba. The Caribbean has always been a great destination for those interested in nature and wildlife, and Cuba is no exception. This island has one of the richest and most abundant wildlife in the Caribbean, and whether you like to keep an eye out for birds or... [ read more ]

The most beautiful national parks in Cuba

The most beautiful national parks in Cuba

Cuba is known for its pristine beaches, vibrant towns and friendly people, but that's not all there is to it. This country can also pride itself on beautiful natural spots, and about 10% of its territory is protected land. Stunning scenery is not difficult to stumble upon in the Cuba countryside, but it is in national parks that you can grasp the full extent of its natural beauty. Whether you are interested in bird or wildlife watching, lakes, rivers, waterfalls or forests, you can do any of... [ read more ]

Top 3 Natural Wonders of Cuba that are Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Top 3 Natural Wonders of Cuba that are Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Looking back to centuries, we have to admit that Christopher Columbus was right when he declared, that Cuba is: “the most beautiful land human eyes had ever seen”.  Being one of the biggest nations in the Caribbean area, with its enchanting natural splendour, stunning valleys, majestic mountain ranges, biosphere reserves and numerous National Parks it is a true paradise of nature lovers. Here you will find the Top 3 natural wonders of Cuba that are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. ... [ read more ]