Many Germans do not just want to leave home at Christmas and New Year’s Eve, but also in the summer! Some do it by opting for truly distant destinations. Cuba is a very popular choice. However, as about all the exotic destinations, there are also lots of useful info, good tips and suggestions. This one would have to remember to spend a really good time there.
A wonderful view over the city
Traveling to Cuba – this can only be exciting
Traveling to Cuba can bring a lot of different emotions. First of all, one thing is certain: this journey will leave no man indifferent.
You will have the opportunity to go to the salsa rhythm
You will also have the chance to enjoy some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. But it is important that even the”simplest”action you take will be surrounded by mysticism and magical atmosphere.
Where are you going?
Most of you certainly have a general idea of the geography of this famous and popular island. Let us, however, present some facts. It is the westernmost island of the Great Antilles. It is located approximately 145 kilometers south of Florida. One meets here a long history and abundant cultural heritage.
Map of Cuba
Columbus discovered the island in 1492. The capital was founded much later, in 1519. In the 1930s and 1940s this was the only metropolis in the Caribs.
Travel to Cuba and Havana
There are many places of interest in Havana that you should visit during the Cuba trip. Because it is ultimately one of the two most beautiful cities in the world. You will be able to discover all of them in the travel books. But here are the tips that you should follow in our opinion.
Take a long time to stroll through the modern and old town
Plaza de Armas
Oldtimer everywhere in Havana
As if the time has stopped
Cuba has to be discovered and enjoyed on foot. If you travel to Cuba and visit Havana, you should be on a long walking distance.
You can also see the city by car
Plaza de San Francisco
A unique Caribbean idyll
Old American cars beautifully spiced up
One of the picturesque streets of the city
Be sure to visit the old cathedral
Quiet afternoon with view of el Capitolio
Che is present everywhere
The Square of the Revolution and the Cuban flag
Posters like this one can be seen everywhere
A fantastic beach in Varadero
You will surely find a souvenir for your friends
Pinar del Rio
Havana at sunset
What is worth a visit if you do not visit good restaurants, where you can get to know the cuisine of the region? It might not be bad to know in advance what is typical of the cuisine in this region.
For the Cuban cuisine the food of meat is certainly very typical
This includes a lot of pork and chicken. Seafood are naturally also to be enjoyed in all places due to the geographical location and the natural conditions. The local cuisine offers wonderful preparation of prawns and lobster. Here you could enjoy tasty food at very reasonable prices.
Great alcoholic drinks
If you want to drink Rum and Mojito at all times, then this is certainly during a trip to Cuba.
Because here, these great drinks are really at home
How does it look like? Would you travel to Cuba on New Year’s Eve? Would a feast with an exotic city landscape and cuisine be right for you? We already think that the new year with such a trip would be really good for you.