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  • Guide to Ciénaga de Zapata and Bay of pigs.

    Ciénaga de Zapata is one of the six biosphere reserves in Cuba, located 150 kilometers southeast of Havana. This natural park is the wildest, most untamed region in the Caribbean. It is one of the best ecotourism destinations in Cuba.   The park contains extensive and varied ecosystems. Crocodiles, flamingoes, deer, jutias and the rare manatee […]

  • When is the best time to visit Cuba?

    People come to Cuba for many reasons, most of them I dare say come for the pleasure of the weather and the clean air. “Why Cuba?” you might ask, well “Why not? It’s gorgeous!”. So to answer the question: there’s not a wrong time to come to Cuba. The feeling when you go to the […]

  • Casas Particulares in Cuba

    Choosing a lodging is essential while traveling to Cuba, not only because it provides an adequate place to sleep, eat, rest, and tidy up, but because it generally is a crucial part of your experience. A room or a house, a mansion or a small apartment in a quiet and elegant area, or in a […]

  • The Habano Festival: History and tradition

    Among the many things that attract people to Cuba, the Habano culture is by far the most alluring of them all. According to field experts, a Habano is nothing less than the best cigar you will ever taste in your life. And you can do it, if you come to El Festival del Habano, also […]

  • Traveling to Cuba in 2021: New COVID-19 Restrictions and Requirements

    Summary As before, all travelers need their passport, tourist card (often called visa) and health insurance when travelling to Cuba. Since January 10, 2021, Cuba requires all travelers to show a negative PCR test for Covid-19 upon arrival. Travelers should take the Covid-19 test no more than 72 hours before the flight departures.  All travelers […]

  • “El Manantial”: an eco-lodging in Trinidad

    The eco-lodging “El Manantial” is an unique spot, a secluded oasis in the middle of the jungle. Although the place looks like paradise, no many people know about its existence. It’s just one of those hidden gems. Where is “El Manantial” located? El manantial eco-lodging is located in the heart of Topes de Collantes mountains, […]

  • Malecon 663: a hipster boutique hotel in Havana

    Malecon 663 is a striking boutique in Havana and it’s also a really cool hipster spot. The rooftop bar and concept store host the greatest events in Havana

  • Cuba reopens its borders to international tourism

    Summary On October 12 most of Cuba entered a “new normality” period, except for Havana, Sancti Spiritus and Ciego de Avila. Tourist can travel to most of the country, except for Havana, Sancti Spiritus and Ciego de Avila provinces. All international airports in Cuba are open, except for Jose Marti International Airport in Havana (expected […]

  • How to get internet in Cuba

    There is mobile internet and WiFi in Cuba. Read this guide to learn how to access internet in Cuba.

  • Can I travel to Cuba in Summer 2020?

    Summary Phase 1 of Post COVID-19 recovery plan. Tourists CAN NOT travel to Cuba. June 17/2020 – First phase established in Cuba (except for Havana and Matanzas). June 22/2020 – First phase established in Matanzas. July 3/2020 – First phase established in Havana. Phase 2. Tourist can travel to Cuba, but only to the Keys. […]