In the Aftermath of Irma, Cuba is Certainly Open for Business

Like many people, you probably watched the news with utter horror as Hurricane Irma cut a path of destruction through the Caribbean in the summer of 2017. Communities were devastated, and tragically, lives were lost. The aftermath of such an … Read More

The US State Department’s Travel Warning for Cuba: Worth the Worry?

Cuba has always been a curious destination. This curiosity might have arisen because of the island’s reputation, of being an unknown quantity just a surprisingly short distance from the coast of Florida. The glorious heat of the island contradicted its … Read More

How Safe is Cuba? All Your Questions Answered

Some holiday destinations are safer than others, and it’s not as though this is going to come as a surprise. Indeed, many travel insurance companies feature an exclusion that invalidates the policy if you go to a country that your … Read More

Visiting Cuba with Kids – Why It Makes Sense

Deciding upon a holiday destination that is of equal appeal to both the adults and the kids in your family can be a tricky balancing act. If it’s too much in the children’s favour, you might find yourself spending your … Read More

First Trip to Cuba? Don’t Worry, Here’s What You Need to Know

Now that you have a smartphone in your pocket, do you even still have a wall calendar? There is something more ceremonial about a wall calendar, particularly when there’s something you’re looking forward to. When it comes to your first … Read More

8 Hidden Gems in Cuba Which Should Be on Your Bucket List

Some people look for a sense of authenticity when they explore a new destination – to see the so-called real side of a place. But come on… whether you’re staring up at the Empire State Building, or finding some isolated, … Read More

Museums in Cuba: The Best of the Best

When you’re on holiday in another country, you no doubt want to enjoy all that a foreign culture has to offer you, however you might interpret this. Some visitors might pride themselves on getting off the beaten track, making their … Read More

How Much Does it Cost to Travel to Cuba? Here’s What You Need to Know

Knowing roughly how much things cost when you travel to a foreign country gives you a huge advantage when it comes to budgeting. You don’t want to arrive in an exotic new destination, live like a king for the first … Read More

Che Guevara Mausoleum: The Man, The Myth, The Place You Must Visit

Che Guevara occupies a weird space in that he is a celebrity, a cultural icon, a figure of hatred for some, and a national hero to many others. Many of the ways in which he is viewed are only possible … Read More

Can Anyone Go to Cuba Now? Sure… If You Know What is Needed

Some exotic destinations require a bit of extra planning, and there are an abundance of different rules depending on where you come from. It’s not as though you can just book a holiday in North Korea and jump straight on … Read More