Cuba, To put it simply is one of the most unique and captivating Island Nations in the world, rich in history, a step back in time, rhythmic and fun are all terms which provide tourists a general understanding of what to expect, but one can only truly absorb and feel Cuba by spending time in this outstanding destination, tropical landscapes and cultural attractions. Cars from the 40s and 50s still in use in day to day life make Sightseeing in Cuba an unforgettable experience, a city of photogenic architecture, lively nightlife, and a passion for baseball. The country's smaller colonial towns usually feature central squares, ideal places to meet the locals under wrought-iron street lamps. Savvy visitors escape the cities during their Cuba holidays, devoting plenty of time to the country's charming countryside, where you can get the feel for this diverse land by conversing with friendly tobacco farmers and small-scale fruit producers.
Things to know before visit Cuba
The ideal time to visit the country is from January to May since at that time of the year, the temperature is moderately warm and pleasant.
Havana is yet another UNESCO world heritage site that clearly and creatively documents the glorious history of Cuba. The ancient monuments of Cuba, neoclassical building and cathedrals, Plaza de la Cathedral, Bodeguita del Madio, Hemingway, and Castillo de la Real Fuerza are worth a visit and admiration.
Experience the olden living of Cuban civilization with beautifully constructed colonial building and local music on the streets of Trinidad. The UNESCO world heritage site rightly dives in deep in the Cuban past.
Ceinfuegos is the architectural spot in Cuba where the tourists visit to spot and admire the classical colonial buildings. Known as the ‘Pearl of the South’, Ceinfuegos allures the natives and tourists with its islands, open French vibes and Caribbean style of living.
Pinal Del Rio in Cuba is a world famous province which gained popularity for its tobacco production. Cuba is extremely and exclusively famous for its Cigars, specially the hand rolled ones which tourists buy as souvenirs as well.
Varadero is teh aqua beauty of Cuba with coral reefs shining in crystal blue waters. The beach is one of the favorites of the tourists with Guardalavaca being the next. You can also visit Playa Paraiso on the island of Cayo Largo del sur which is a hidden gem with powdery white sand and azure blue waters.
Estimated living expense: the daily expense of a traveler in Cuba ranges between 70 Pesos and 140 Pesos depending upon the quality of services availed.
Tipping: Tipping is more of a norm in Cuba since the wages in Cuba are low and it is much needed and appreciated by the workers as it helps them support their families. Leaving money or tipping may be hurtful if it is shown publicly in Cuba.
Electricity: Cuba supplies electricity at 110-120 volts and 220-240 volts.
Entry: the nationals of Australia do not require visa to enter and stay in Cuba for a certain period of time. For detailed information, please visit...