Travelling to Cuba? Here are five destinations you won’t want to miss
Real Cuba combines history with music, poetry with passion, and adventure with a wealth of amazing culture. Christopher Columbus described it as “the most beautiful land human eyes have ever seen”. Perfect climate. Crystalline waters. Spectacular landscapes. Exotic wildlife and plants. Lively nightlife. Cuba is all this and more. We’ve highlighted five places you must see if you visit this marvellous Caribbean island.
– Havana: The country’s bustling, spontaneous, sensual and melodic capital city. Havana brings you the charms of excellent heritage and culture: the historic centre, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO; its two-hundred-year-old university; the famous street known as La Rampa, the mythical Malecón and countless more places of interest.
– Varadero: This is the most spectacular beach resort in the Caribbean. With a fine white sand beach stretching for 22 kilometres and water sparkling with all the shades of blue, this treasure trove of nature brims with caves, unspoilt keys, amazing seabeds and other natural wonders.
– Santiago de Cuba: The country’s second capital is the birthplace of rum and the main Cuban music genres. Characterised by the perfect balance between the island’