what to do in vinales

What To Do in Vinales – 11 Top-Notch Activities

The green wonderland of landscapes in and around Vinales hark back to the days when Cuba was a paradise of lush vegetation amid a patchwork-quilt of farms. It is here, among craggy eruptions of limestone known as mogotes, that much … Read More

A Story as Rich as the Scent: The History of Cuban Cigars

What do you think of smokers? In many countries, smokers are treated as outcasts, all forced to furiously puff away on their white sticks in specially designated areas (areas which are rapidly disappearing). In the Queen Street Mall (which is … Read More

An Unexpected Cuban Adventure: 5 of the Best

There are some destinations that are synonymous with certain adventure-types of activities. Some first time visitors to Spain might deliberately time their arrival in Pamplona to coincide with the running of the bulls. They might not necessarily want to risk … Read More

5 Fantastic Outdoor Activities in Cuba You Need to Try

If you’re planning to spend the bulk of your Cuban holiday in a bar crammed with people and the sweet scent of cigar smoke while you shimmy your hips in an effort to keep up with the locals as they … Read More

No Price in Paradise: 6 Free Things to Do in Cuba

Every now and then you might come across a travel article that claims to be able to tell you how to travel for free. You eagerly click on the headline and then find that the article suggests you become good … Read More

Beneath the Tropical Surface: The Most Amazing Caves in Cuba

Aside from assorted cavemen and maybe Batman, you might have trouble thinking about anyone who might spend time in a cave. But what about yourself? There is something truly remarkable about descending into the depths of the earth and being … Read More

Not Such a Quiet Little Village: What to Do in Viñales

Making a small side trip or day trip can be a difficult choice when you travel. Is it worth the time and effort? Maybe that quiet little village is so quiet that all there is to do is to watch … Read More

A True Treat of a Town: What Makes Viñales So Special

It would be a bit of a stretch to call the Cuban town of Viñales a hidden treasure. You might not have heard about this stunning little town before, but it has been a popular spot in Cuba for generations. … Read More