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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT

TRAVELING TO CUBA

PREVIOUSLY FORBIDDEN TO AMERICANS, LEGAL TRAVEL TO CUBA IS NOW POSSIBLE

Through properly licensed operators offering “people-to-people” tours. While booking a Cuba tour through Cuba Tours Adventures is an excellent first step, you should familiarize yourself with the following information:

There is a new trend in travel agencies called Tripping, Tripping is a word in English that refers to tripping. In a travel context, it refers to touring a new location. Mainly the term is used to refer when a person or a family does......

Throughout our lives we have invaded the desire to travel to a country or city that we had never visited before, in order to discover new places and new tourist sites. For this reason many websites and travel companies offer tours to different countries, cities,......

The biggest city in the Caribbean is Havana, a cosmopolitan city with its own identity where the idiosyncrasy of Cuba is mixed, is the gateway to the country, the Cuban capital gathers many destinations with an incredible tradition and history that you must see traveling......

When starting to plan our next vacations, we may have many doubts like the place we want to visit. Cuba is one of the best destinations, in this article we tell you why to travel to Cuba on your next vacation. Cuba has a lot......

A small, quiet town, Remedios is the oldest Spanish settlement in the former Las Villas province and is Cuba’s eighth oldest city. As such, you can expect to find plenty of historic buildings and hear stories of yesteryear during your time in Remedios. In fact,......

Located in the heart of Cuba, Santa Clara is sure to steal your heart as well. This city of nearly 250,000 people has a rich history. This is where the last battle of the Cuban revolution was fought in 1958. This battle is memorialized at......

Mantanzas, the city of bridges, is a delightful destination in Cuba. Matanzas is also known as the “Athens of Cuba” and the “Venice of Cuba” due to its abundance of poets, culture, piazas and parks, and bridges. As beautiful and culturally rich as Matanzas is,......

Visiting Havana, Cuba is like stepping back into time. Here, you will find yourself surrounded by history — living history that you can see, feel, hear, and experience. Havana dates back to its founding in the 16th century. It has a rich history that starts......

Cuba is an island nation located about 90 miles south of Key West, Florida. Roughly 11.2 million people live in Cuba. It is a socialist state, with a socialist economy. A private sector, however, is emerging and the government nows allows for the private ownership......

Cuba has a very low crime rate, due in large part to strict sentences for crimes against tourists. Violent crimes are extremely rare. According to the United States Department of State’s 2016 Crime and Safety Report, petty crimes, like pickpocketing, do occasionally happen, making it smart......

While in Cuba, you will use its Cuban convertible peso (CUC$), which is available in $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, and $100 denominations. The Cuban convertible peso is typically equivalent to the US dollar at a 1:1 ratio, though this exchange rate can fluctuate. In addition,......

Part of the charm of a visit to any foreign country is to sample its cuisine. Our all-inclusive Cuban tours include local food and drink, lovingly prepared by trusted sources. Many of our day trips include stops at family run restaurants known as paladares. Though......

Cuba has a warm, tropical climate with moderate temperatures in winter, spring, summer, and fall. Seasonal temperature fluctuations are relatively mild. The summer tends to be hotter and more humid than the other seasons. The dry season runs from December through the middle of April,......

Many hotels in Havana and other large Cuban cities offer Wi-Fi or Internet access (available for purchase by the hour) to their guests. Internet and Wi-Fi service, where available, will likely be much slower and more expensive than you’re accustomed to. Your cell phone will......

There are taxis, buses, boats, ferries, and other forms of public transportation available in Cuba. When booking a tour with Cuba Tours Adventures, you’ll rarely need to hail a taxi because our itinerary includes transportation via a chartered tour bus with an English-speaking, native Cuban......

Everyone traveling to Cuba must obtain a Cuban visa before arriving. This is a two-part document also known as a tourist card. Upon arrival, authorities will take one part. When you leave the country, you will need to surrender the second part. The Cuban visa......

We recommend drinking bottled water during your stay and avoiding ice in beverages. Bottled water is readily available for purchase throughout Cuba. This is standard advice for anyone traveling to any international destination as local water may not sit well with your digestive system....