Havana’s Revolution Square
Havana

Havana’s Revolution Square

Nowhere is more evocative of Cuba’s revolutionary spirit than this central square crowned by an imposing statue of Jose Marti and giant mural of Che Guevara.

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Casa particulares
Havana

Casa particulares

Forget the mega resorts, the Cuban homestay is the original AirBnB and locals have been opening their homes to visitors for decades. Casas are a great way to live like a local.

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Swaying to changui in Baracoa
Baracoa

Swaying to changui in Baracoa

Baracoa is Cuba’s oldest city and is where changui, the irresistible precursor to salsa, began. Head to one of the central bars to hear it.

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Ecotourism in Las Terrazas
Las Terrazas

Ecotourism in Las Terrazas

Started as an ecotourism project in 1968, Las Terrazas houses waterfalls, swimming homes and half of Cuba’s native birds.

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Santeria in Trinidad
Trinidad

Santeria in Trinidad

Cuba’s Santeria merges aspects of Yoruba religion brought from West Africa, Christianity and native Cuban spiritualism. Visit Santeria priests and see performances in Trinidad.

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Drink a daiquiri in Hemingway’s honour
Havana

Drink a daiquiri in Hemingway’s honour

Author Ernest Hemingway’s time in Cuba was famously spent mostly drinking in its bars. Sample an authentic mojito or daiquiri in Havana.

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