If you are planning a trip to Cuba it is good to plan ahead a little. Remember in Cuba can be a bit of a challenge for even the most experienced of travelers. You aren’t going to have easy access to the internet and if you are from the US you won’t have easy access
Packing for Cuba is pretty easy really. It’s hot humid and laid back. As it’s not a religious or conservative country so you can wear what you like! It does rain over the Summer so it’s worth taking an umbrella or a light rain jacket. I have put together a list of some essentials to
If you are backpacking or traveling in Cuba your first stop outside of Havana will likely be Viñales. A small rural town two hours to the west of Havana where you can expect horse riding, cigar smoking and hours watching the day away from a rocking chair on a front porch. Here is my guide
Trinidad is a must if you are traveling Cuba. It is work at least 2-3 days here to explore the town and the surrounding area. To help you plan your trip I have put together this quick guide to help you spend 48 hours in Trinidad, Cuba. Why Visit Trinidad If you have the
You will hear mixed opinions about how much time you should spend in Havana. Some people say 2 weeks is not enough and others say 2 days! In my opinion Cities as interesting and as layered as Havana take time to appreciate. If you only have 48 hours you are only going to be
So you want to go to Cuba solo? I have to admit of all the Latin American countries I have visited, traveling solo in Cuba was by far the most challenging. It is also one of the most exciting and intriguing countries I have ever visited. Yes, it can be difficult to travel there solo.