When you go to Cuba as a tourist,
you have a wealth of opportunities to choose in. Some days in the capital Havana is a must. This faded beauty
has had several major periods, and restoration work that is being performed. Old buildings with and without
The architecture here is worth the trip itself. The Spaniards who ruled here in the
colonial era, has left its clear traces. Baroque Style and new classic buildings,
blending art deco architecture, and mark the old section of Havana.
A guided tour around with horse and carriage is an experience, and well worth its
"convertible pesos (Cuban currency for foreigners, replaces the U.S. dollar and has the same value). Negotiate the
price beforehand, and find a guide who has good English skills, if you do not speak Spanish!
In Havana you'll find the famous San Cristobal Cathedral with its open space and
crowds of people. A visit to the revolution museum is a must. It is located in the dictator Batista's former
palace. In Havana, you will also find markets with instruments, clothing, leather and souvenirs (intended for
tourists, but a fun and colorful experience), you can stroll along the famous beach promenade Malecon, you let us
entertain you in the world famous Tropicana, the nightclub that train their own, handpicked
Relax and enjoy
the beachlife. The most famous resort is Varadero, with miles of chalk-white beaches.
Here you will find hotels, restaurants, holiday villa saws ", bars, discos, shops, cinemas
and campsites, side by side with lush green areas with coconut palms and
However, this is
a very tourist-based areas, and you will not experience the real Cuba by adding the trip only
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Relax and enjoy the
beachlife. The most famous resort is Varadero, with miles of chalk-white beaches. Here you will find
hotels, restaurants, holiday villa saws ", bars, discos, shops, cinemas and campsites, side by side with lush
green areas with coconut palms and bougainvillea. However, this is a very tourist-based areas, and you will
not experience the real Cuba by adding the trip only hit.
A visit to Trinidad city is highly recommended. This is, along with Havana, on the
UNESCO list of World Heritage. Paved streets and pastel-colored buildings from the colonial era, shows that the
town was a prosperous center of commerce. (Mainly with sugar and slaves!)
Town Viñales, in the beautiful and wonderful lush valley of the same name, is also
worth a visit. Here agriculture always stood in the center, and today the valley is under state protection as an
example of settlements from the colonial era.
The valley is like a garden of
Eden garden, with its fertile plains, in the bottom, limestone
formations "mogotes". Here the
growing tobacco, corn, coffee, fruit and vegetables, and over the valley sounds farm farmer shout to the
bulls, leaving plow out on the fields.
It is easy to get in touch with the local population, who are proud of their
beautiful valley, their farms, their tobacco crops and their
livestock. You should not doubt that you will be invited in for a cup of sweet, strong coffee or a little mango,
pineapple or other fruit. If you're lucky, you get a home-rolled cigar
- Cuba overview
One of the main reasons that make Cuba an ideal destination for tourists is the favorable climate that is always there throughout the year. The sandy beaches, impressive colonial architecture, and distinct cultural background ensure that tourists are kept mesmerized by this country. Varadero Beach, Cayo Coco, the beach areas north of Holguin, and Havana, the capital of Cuba. The name of Havana in Cuba is Habana (spanish)