Cuba Travel Blog


Havana Cuba, 12 ideas for things to do

Havana, the jewel of Cuba Stay in a Local Havana Casa Particular First of all, Havana has the best quality and variety of accommodation throughout Cuba. The hotels are nice albeit costly, but the real Cuban experience is staying in … Read More


Using your mobile phone in Cuba 2019

Your guide to using your mobile phone in Cuba and how to make local & international calls and send texts in 2019 Why do I even need a phone in Cuba? We do think it is a gift to unplug … Read More


Travel to Cuba with our top 25 Cuba holiday tips

1. You must have valid travel insurance For holidays to Cuba, you need to purchase travel insurance. You are required on entry to Cuba to have a travel insurance document. Although this is not always checked, if you are asked … Read More


How to get Wi-Fi and Internet in Cuba 2019

This is the ultimate guide on how to access Wi-Fi and internet in Cuba, where to get it and how much it costs.  It’s hard work staying connected to Wi-Fi and internet in Cuba. Compared to how we normally access … Read More


Cuba Tourist Visa Requirements

How long will my Cuba Tourist Visa last? As a UK/EU resident, you will be able to apply for a Cuba Tourist Visa for a 30-day stay. This can be extended for a further 30 days once you are in … Read More


Best Transport in Havana, Cuba 2019

So, you have booked a trip to the magical island of Cuba! …and thinking of spending a little time in Havana. Maybe you are wondering how to get around. This guide to transport in Havana will show you the different … Read More


Cuban Currency and Exchanging Money in Cuba

There are two forms of Currency in Cuba, the CUP and the CUC The CUP is the Cuban Peso Nacional and is the currency that locals use and the CUC is what tourists use known as the Cuban Convertible Peso.  … Read More


Best Mobile Travel Apps For Cuba

Our Top Five Travel Apps We’ve tried and tested more than a dozen mobile travel apps to use while spending time in Cuba and out of those, these are our top five. 1. IMO – online only – free to … Read More


Seven of the Best Beaches in Cuba

Here is our guide to some of the best beaches in Cuba. Cuba is located in the Caribbean and is home to some of the best beaches in the world. There is a huge diversity in the quality of beaches … Read More