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Tim’s Havana

<b>Tim Weed</b> may live in Vermont, but his heart belongs to Havana. Having led students and adults on trips to the island nation of Cuba for more than a decade, Tim has come to feel at home in its dynamic capital city. In addition to helping establish our Student Expeditions program, the award-winning …

Where to Eat in Havana: Guest Blogger

<i>For June, our theme is wanderlust and we could think of no better person to wax poetic on foreign adventures than Kate Thorman, a professional travel</i> …

10 Must-Eat Bites in Havana, Or That Week I Spent in Cuba

Gallery10 Must-Eat Bites in Havana, Or That Week I Spent in Cuba<p>The food in Havana can be, shall we say, challenging. The state-run restaurants don't exactly demand greatness from employees, both cooks and servers, and the privately run restaurants in people's homes (called "paladars") often …

Get Off the Tourist Track in Havana

Travel<p>Experience the rhythms of Cuba like a local.<p>To get an inside glimpse of daily life for the average Cuban, you and your kids should skip the hotels and stay in one of the hundreds of <i>casas particulares</i> sprinkled throughout Havana, the Cuban equivalent of B&Bs and one of the few forms of private …

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Tips for travelling to Cuba, via Havana airport | | You're Not From Around Here, Are You?

Watching the world go by in Cuba<p>Passing through Havana airport was very slow, so on the way home I jotted down a few tips that might make your …