Put down the cigars and step out of the vintage cars! Join our local insiders and wander through historical sites of revolution, taste fresh peso food, and shoot the breeze with the locals at a casa particular.
Why the casa particular is the best option for accommodation.
We demistify the confusion between CUC and CUP.
Try peso food, dine at the casa, & taste local fare at paladares.
The best reefs and beaches to check out, plus a few safety tips.
Find waterfalls, limestone cliffs & climb Cuba's highest peak.
Watch out for piropos, jineteros, & safety tips for women.
If someone tells you that the food in Cuba is bland and boring, they probably ate at an all-inclusive resort or a “luxury” restaurant.
Don’t miss Cuba’s best-preserved colonial town, Trinidad. From pastel-colored houses to a car-free historic core our local insider shows you what to see and do here.
The good and bad news about food in Cuba: avoid luxury restaurants, eat at the casa instead! Here's how to fulfil that growling stomach.