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Tips for travelling to Cuba

1. Visa We bought our Visas online for like 20£, but Thomas cook was handing those cards out when boarding airplane so you can hand fill it. Contact your airline and ask if they provide it. 2. Money/banks/ATMs Whatever banknotes you bring, make sure they are clean and has no hand writing on it, tears …

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11th day in Cuba – Varadero

In the morning we walked in Havana old town. Amazing colourful buildings and the vibe of Havana. We saw La Bodeguita del Medio and Cathedral de la Virgen Maria. Wondering the streets were thrilling. We parked in front of hotel and a guy was objecting us parking there since we weren’t the guests, but I …

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7th day in Cuba – Havana

We found out that night before there was a tornado in Havana as my family was asking how I was. 3 people died and 172 injured. We are all fine, just clothes and shoes were still soaked and no hot water in the shower. Electricity came back in the flat in the early morning too. …

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2nd day in Cuba – Trinidad

Today was a bit crazy. First we went to see Lomo de La Cruz. Beautiful views of Holguin. We lost our “highway” and ended up in a complete pueblo. No road basically. Locals were starring at hour car and even jumping from their chairs to see it. Finally when we made to our asfalt “highway” …