About Cuba


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Barrio China: Havana’s Chinatown

Havana is a city almost 500 years old. There is a lot of history on every street. Every “barrio” or neighborhood has stories to tell, and secrets to be discovered by the curious visitor. Read More

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Castillo de San Carlos de la Cabaña

Although the “Castillo de San Carlos de la Cabaña” never saw combat, and never fired its guns against an enemy, it is associated with very grim episodes of Cuban history. Read More

Cuba – A Different World

When you travel to Cuba, you immediately know you´re travelling to a different World. Read More

December in Cuba: The Havana Film Festival

It is December. Winter is already upon us. Cold fronts cross the Gulf of Mexico and the Florida Straits, and hit Havana’s Malecon, or sea wall, creating an impressive spectacle of breaking waves, crashing against the Malecon and turning into foam.

December is also the time of year for movie lovers. The Havana Film Festival, or more properly, the International Festival of the New Latin American Cinema starts in the first week of December. This year it will be the 37thedition of the Festival, from December 3rd to the 13thRead More

Havana, Cuba: City of Porches

When you travel to Cuba, you immediately know you´re travelling to a different World. Read More

Havana, Frozen in Time

Havana is absolutely beautiful. Such a classic and vintage city! As you walked down the street, the colorful vintage cars passed by on the street, more variety of colors in the buildings than ever, bicycles zooming by, and the smell of the ocean fills your nose! Read More