Havana is the Jewel of Cuba for tourism with its electric atmosphere, diverse culture, beautiful colonial & baroque style architecture, vibrant dining, world famous music and dance scene, creative arts, thrilling nightlife, beautiful beaches and over 500 years of history.
La Habana is the capital city of Cuba with over 2.1 million inhabitants. It was founded in the 16th Century by the Spanish and was a hub for Spanish galleons docking, filled with treasure before there voyage back to Spain. King Phillip 2nd made Havana an official city in 1592.
Havana is split into 15 Districts with one of its most famous being the Havana Old Town which has been a Unesco World Heritage site since 1982. Other popular districts for tourism in Havana are Vedado, Miramar and Centro Habana.
The hustle and bustle of Havana is mesmerising and the feeling of being trapped in a 1950’s time warp with all the magnificent vintage American cars roaring around the streets is a special scene. Havana is a photographer's dream with every corner offering a unique canvas.
It is easy to see why travel to Havana is so popular and with so many holidays being enjoyed every year.