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The beautiful town of La Palma in the Pinar Del Rio region of Cuba.

Cycling in Cuba: tips for touring the countryside

“Gentle” and “easy”. That’s what our cycling in Cuba adventure promised. Straightforward cycling through pincushion hills, “flat terrain, with some hill climbing or ascents included.” Ha, those words haunted us every day as we faced steep hill after steep hill on our 8-day cycling…

October 1, 2016
Vintage cars and colourful buildings in Havana, Cuba.

Is Cuba the most popular destination of 2016?

Cuba is the hot destination right now with thousands of travellers wanting to witness this Caribbean island before the detente in relations with the USA transforms the country irrevocably. While outsiders want to capture the magic of a destination where time seems to have…

August 25, 2016