CUBA, THE COUNTRY OF SALSA– PART 2


We finally arrive in the pretty port town of Cienfuegos. We decide to knock on a few casa doors to find a casa that suits our needs and budget. The number of satin bed sheets and dusty rooms horrifies me. Five cas’sa down and we spot a friendly Cuban who takes us to his humble…

Cuba, the country where time seems to have stopped – part 1


Cuba had always fascinated me due to its location, tropical climate, incredible architecture and my love of old vintage classic cars. I read countless travel guides and websites in preparation for my visit, but nothing could have prepared me for the slow pace of life and no McDonald’s or Starbucks. It was a relief to witness…