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 ]

The best nightlife spots in Santiago de Cuba

The best nightlife spots in Santiago de Cuba

Santiago de Cuba might be only the second largest city in the country, but when it comes to entertainment value it is nothing less than one of the best. Nightlife in Cuba has a special flair and flavor, seasoned with salsa and Caribbean rhythms, and there's simply nothing that compares to it. If you visit Santiago de Cuba, it's not just the historical and cultural attractions that will distract you, because no one could possible resist the pull of its nightlife. Whatever your tastes - quiet ... [ read more ]