Best Beaches in Cuba

Best Beaches in Cuba

Best Beaches in Cuba One of the reasons (and there are thousands of them) why we love Cuba is because no matter in which point of the island you are there are not more than 100 km to some beach. … (read more)

Cayerías del Norte and Remedios: Searching for Robinson Crusoe

Cayerías del Norte and Remedios: Searching for Robinson Crusoe

We’ll tell you how to find turquoise water and dream beaches in Cuba and where to go to escape tourists and feel like Robinson Crusoe. Smile! Making pictures of dream beaches After visiting beaches and the Caribbean Sea in the … (read more)

Santa Clara: Hasta siempre Comandante Che Guevara

Santa Clara: Hasta siempre Comandante Che Guevara

Ernesto Che Guevara has been my hero since I remember. First of all, he was born in Argentina, already enough to land in my circle of “love you forever.” Second of all, he had a passion and was an eternal … (read more)

Things to do in Trinidad

Things to do in Trinidad

From Cienfuegos to Trinidad we took the Viazul bus. One has to be at the bus stop 30 minutes earlier to “check in,” which is to change your receipt to the actual bus ticket. We as well had to check-in … (read more)

Two days in Cienfuegos, Cuba

Two days in Cienfuegos, Cuba

How to get there If you are planning your trip through Cuba and you are certain that you want to see Playa Larga and Trinidad, a two day stop in Cienfuegos , which is between these two cities, is definitely … (read more)

Ciénaga de Zapata tours

Ciénaga de Zapata tours

Ciénaga de Zapata (Zapata Swamp) is a National Park and a Unesco Biosphere Reserve. 175 species of birds, 31 species of reptiles, over thousand different species of insects, crabs etc. that’s only a small amount of what Ciénaga de Zapata … (read more)

Playa Larga and Ciénaga de Zapata

Playa Larga and Ciénaga de Zapata

About flamingos, flying fishes, food poisoning, and how we didn’t see crocodiles. Charles Dickens once wrote: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times” and those worse times started for us around 2 am. One thing … (read more)

Bay of Pigs, Playa Larga

Bay of Pigs, Playa Larga

About broken colectivos, dead crabs, mermaids, and how we didn’t see It coming… On  April 15th 1961 Americans started to put into life their masterplan: invade Cuba and overthrow Fidel Castro. It was a total fiasco from start to finish: … (read more)

Havana diaries

Havana diaries

OH! THE PLACES YOU’LL GO! We’ve been to great places, we’ve seen a lot, we’ve followed the dead and the alive, and now it’s time to do the most important thing in Havana: throw out your tour guide and follow … (read more)

Vedado

Vedado

How do we start writing about Vedado? Well, it was a borough of Havana we liked the least (in comparison to the two others we stayed in for longer: La Habana Vieja and Centro Habana). In Vedado all old-Cuban-style glamour … (read more)