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10 most common DSLR mistakes amateurs make and how to avoid them

Digital single-lens reflex cameras – or DSLRs, as they are widely known – are capable of adapting to any shooting conditions to get a good image, and …

DSLR Cameras

The Photographer Who Flew To Cuba For An Unpaid Engagement Shoot Explains Why You Should Book Your Trip Now

Visiting Cuba is the bucket list item to defeat all bucket list items. After all, who wouldn’t want to smoke a cigar in a country that’s been off-limits to American tourists since the 1950s? Traveling around Havana is the closest anyone can get to going back in time. The buildings are stunning, the …

Going local in Cuba

Travelling independently, staying with families and using local transport makes a holiday in Cuba that bit more interesting<p>Most Read

A Record Breaking 3.1 Million Tourists Visited Cuba in 2015

But was the island-nation ready for it?<p>Whether it’s the allure of sampling one of Cuba’s fabled freshly rolled cigars or sipping minty mojitos in one …

Cuba

The Return of Cuba: A Photographer's Exploration

Of those Americans who benefit from the slowly opening gates to the 42,000-square-mile Caribbean nation of Cuba, photographers can be counted among …

Cuba: Travel + Leisure’s 2015 Destination of the Year

When <i>T+L</i> sent writer Gary Shteyngart and photographer Frederic Lagrange to Cuba in January 2015, there was little way of knowing just how rapidly, or …

Cuba

Cuba's Santeria priests foresee migration and unrest in 2016

The clerics of the Afro-Cuban religion Santeria have published their annual reading of future events for Cuba and the world. They warn of a rise in …

Cuba

Cuba's Santeria priests predict explosive migration, social unrest in 2016 | Reuters

HAVANA (Reuters) - Priests offering New Year’s prophecies from Cuba’s Afro-Cuban religion forecast an explosion in migration and social unrest worldwide in 2016.<p>Many on the Caribbean island eagerly wait for guidance from the Santeria religion’s annual forecast. Santeria, with roots in West African …

Cuba

National Geographic Travel

Simcoe County News - Latest Daily Breaking News Stories

The Simcoe County www.simcoe.com is your daily Simcoe County news source. Read the latest break news from Simcoe County, and around the world, …

How to Survive Cuba With Nothing But Broken Spanish and Optimism

With the relations between Cuba and the United States improving, now it's your last chance to visit this country as a land not yet corrupted by …

Cuba

How to tour Cuba beyond Havana

Cuba is one of the most exciting places in the world to visit right now, but too many people confine themselves to Havana.<p>They're missing out.<p>The countryside offers a just-right mix:<p>By day, it's a peaceful retreat full of waterfall hikes and colonial treasures; after dark, the music rolls on all …

Cuba

Cruise into cool Cuba: Beat the crowds set to flock to the island, by sailing in on these top cruises (it could be the last time before the country changes forever)

• <b>With the US embassy reopening, Cuba is no longer off-limits to Americans</b>• <b><br>Currently there are no Starbucks or McDonald's - but this could change</b>• <b><br>Make</b> …

Photographing Cuba Before Its 'Imminent Americanisation'

A diplomatic reconciliation between the US and Cuba has people worrying the communist country is going to be spoiled by big brands and commercialisation.<p><i>From this Friday, students on the MA Photojournalism and Documentary Photography course at the London College of Communication will be exhibiting</i> …

Cuba

41 reasons to visit Cuba

05 May2012<p>Traveling around South America and Central America, I met people from all over the world and all of them planned to visit different …

Top 5 Reasons to go to Cuba Now

Cuba is a country in motion and I don’t just mean the various modes of transport you’ll find yourself taking. The fact that Cuba is slowly changing …

Cuba

Epic Drives 16: The Classic Cars of Cuba

Few places are shrouded in as much mystery and mystique to Americans as Cuba. Although less than 100 miles off the southern coast of Florida, due to historic and political events, the two nations remain worlds apart. After the communist revolution in the 1950s in which Fidel Castro came to power, …

Cuba's Internet Is F*cking Insane. And the Ways Cubans Use It Are Genius.

<b>When you order a beer in Cuba,</b> you’ll likely be presented with two options: Cristal (a watery, government-owned light lager) or Bucanero (a watery, …

Carrowteige

<b>Ceathrú Thaidhg</b> (anglicized as <b>Carrowteige</b>)[1] is a Gaeltacht[2] village and townland on the Dún Chaocháin peninsula in northwestern County Mayo, …

Carrowteige Loop Walks

Directions to Carrowteige:<p>Start from the village of Glenamoy on the R314 between Belmullet and Ballycastle. Follow the R314 in the direction of …