Cuba, located in the archipelago of the Antilles consists of 1500 km, provided with beaches, forests, islands, mountains, desert …
Havana is 170 km from Florida and the province of Pinar del Rio to 210 of the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico, Jamaica, Bahamas and Haiti are other neighbors. The temperature ranges between 20 and 35 ° C with high humidity.
Documentation and Visas:
Whoever wants to visit Cuba must be processed in consulates or through the travel agency, and the passport must be valid for at least 6 months. The tourist visa is for a maximum of 30 days (price 22 € approx). CURRENCY In Cuba there are two economies, with its Cuban peso Cuban (1 € = approx 33.61 Cuban pesos), the other system is the convertible peso, used by tourism and Cubans who get hard currency.
Typically, the electric voltage 110-115V with 60 cycles, although some have 220. It is advisable to carry electrical 110-volt adapter and a plug adapter, flat close to the normal round.
The time difference with respect to Spain is 6 hours behind
Journeys in Cuba:
We recommend exploring Old Havana on foot to appreciate the Spanish colonial architecture, besides enjoying Cuban life. We recommend you visit Vedado and La Habana Nueva, the former center of the game and the good life. The Rampa is the main street in Vedado and reaches the Malecon. On both sides can find examples of Art Deco and architecture of the 50s. In the west of the city is Miramar, with many grand mansions that now function as offices or embassies. Plaza de Armas, is dominated by the Museum of the City East, this museum illustrates the history of Havana from its founding to today. In the square is the Castillo de la Real Fuerza. The Temple contains an interesting fresco of the French artist Jean Baptiste. 9:00-18:00 hours. Admission charge. Cathedral Square is a square very well preserved authentically Cuban. It shows the magnificent Cathedral of San Cristobal, open daily and free admission, and the Museo de Arte Colonial, must pay entry and the hours are 9:30-19:00. Hemingway’s Havana Ambos Mundos Hotel, where he stayed in room 511.
Museum of the Revolution and Granma Memorial Palace was the residence of the dictator Batista, now houses the Museum of the Revolution. The schedule is 10:00-17.00, and you have to pay entry. The Malecón is the avenue most popular of all Havana, especially when the sunset.
See you in Cuba!