Category Archives: Cuba

Cuba: The Perfect Valentine’s Day Break

Venice, Seville, Prague and Paris may have a reputation for making the best romantic breaks, but as love and romance are often supposed to be linked to the unexpected, how about choosing a more unconventional location for your Valentine’s Day break this year? I speak of

The Seven Wonders Of Havana

Recently, for the first time in over 2,200 years the seven wonders of the world were reassessed. Over 100 million people voted and decided that the Great Wall of China, Rome’s Colosseum, Chichen Itza in Mexico, Petra in Jordan, Machu Picchu in Peru, Rio’s Christ

What To Do And See On Your Cuba Holidays ?

Something I often find myself getting asked from friends and relatives who know my expertise in the island is what the average Cuban holiday actually involves. This is a question I simultaneously love and hate answering. I love it because it gives me an opportunity

Hello From Cuba

First Impressions Tuesday, April 5, 2005, 6:00 pm, Hotel Havana Libre Thanks to a severe case of the Revenge of Montezuma (or Ricky Ricardo?..,) I am sitting here in the Hotel Havana Libre and I finally get around to create updates from my first 4.5

Havana Ghost Tours – When The Stars Come Out, So Do The Ghosts

See the Haunts of Old Havana with The Original Havana Ghost Tours, Havana Cuba’s first ghost tour. Ghost Guides will introduce guests to the city’s “other night life” as they walk through the shadowy, cobblestone streets and narrow lanes of this Grande Dame of the