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Getting Married in Las Vegas

Getting Married in Las Vegas

Getting Married in Las Vegas

Well, don’t limit your thoughts with Las Vegas as a place for fun, bizarre, drinks, sex

and …



How to get through Customs & Security on ARRIVAL:

The following information apply for a traveller entering Cuba for tourism purposes.

When you arrive at …


Cuba - La Habana - Viajar -Travel

Cuba Holidays: Travel Tip: Where to eat in havana city

Where to Eat - Havana restaurants

Traditional Cuban cuisine, also known as Creole cuisine, is the result of the mixture of the different cultures …


Restaurants in Havana | Eating out in Havana

Ivan Chef Justo

Price: Expensive

Rating: 5

Cuisine: International

The prime Habana Vieja location, the hip setting, and the innovative menu here all …

Cost of Living

The Cuban Experience: The Ten Best Havana Restaurants

The recent reform programme, offering bigger freedom to privately-run enterprises, lies at the heart of Havana’s fascinating and diverse culinary …


A Musical Legacy: The Buena Vista Social Club

Though the original social club shut down in the early 1960s, the Buena Vista Social Club’s influence in music still lives on to this day. Its story …

Rum Revolution in Cuba: The Top Ten Hotels in Havana

Cuba’s historic and atmospheric capital is one of the finest examples of a Spanish Colonial city in the Americas. Not only does Havana provide an …


Cuban day spas: plucked, primped and preened – Havana style

I am reclining in an 18th-century barber's chair in suburban Havana, having my blackheads ferociously attended to by Rafael Orama, Cuba's foremost facialist (most famous client: Susan Sarandon). This quiet, foliage-drenched street in sleepy Nuevo Vedado is a 20-minute cab ride from downtown Havana, …

My travels: Elisabeth Eaves in Havana

One of Elena's many late-night laments was that she didn't like her teeth. They were short and grey across the top, and one incisor was perpendicular to its neighbours. But a legal visit to a dentist was out of the question, she explained, because they weren't really threatening her health. Havana …

Marti Theater Returns to Havana’s Cultural Life

Havana’s Teatro Martí will be reopened on Monday night, after being subjected to a complex renovation work by the Office of the City Historian.

The …


3 friends, 3 days in Havana

Tamara, Lupe, and Ana were friends from way back. One afternoon some 20 years ago, bored, homework done, they decided to make flan. Setting to work …


Travel | Travelogue | A week immersed in Havana’s Food Revolution


An Overview of Havana, Cuba

Havana is the capital city of Cuba and presently has a population of slightly over two million. The city was founded by the Spanish in the 1500′s and …


Havana Attractions

With a rich and fascinating history, Havana's sightseeing is centred around its varied architecture, with everything from museums and churches to …

Caribbean Travel

Havana Things to Do

Starting at the Castillo de la Real Fuerza, running 8 kms to the west to the tunnel under the river in Vedado the Malecon was started in 1901 to help …

Things to do in Havana • Museums, attractions

By Claire Boobbyer November 26 2014

Things to do in Havana: Classic American cars are made to last on the capital city streets © Lydia Evans

Havana …

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May 2015

Once a playground for American tourists, after Fidel Castro’s revolutionaries marched on Havana this grand Hilton hotel was recast as a symbol of changing allegiances and ideologies

March 2015

It was the soundtrack to every late-90s dinner party. But did Buena Vista Social Club sell a …


Close your eyes for a moment and imagine you are there. Waves crashing against a mildewed sea wall; a young couple cavorting in a dark, dilapidated alley; guitars and voices harmonizing over a syncopated drum rhythm; sunlight slanting across rotten peeling paintwork; a handsome youth in a guayabera



This article is about the capital of Cuba. For other uses, see Havana (disambiguation).

Havana (/həˈvænə/; Spanish: La Habana, [la aˈβana] ( listen)) …

What's On Havana - Cuba's cultural & events guide

While the Cuban state adopted ‘scientific atheism’ as the official doctrine in the 1976 constitution, in practice it is hard to find many Cubans who …


Havana Cuba | Cuba

Havana city

Its a spectacular view to see the waves attacking the famous boulevard "El Malecon". The Malecon is the place where loving couples walk …