Trip Plan Details
- Callejón de HamelEntre Calle Aramburu y Hospital, Havana 10400 Cubarecommended Callejón de HamelVery cool and unique place. Great Afro-Cuban vibe. With dancing in the streets (only on Sundays), and different other artists around selling their wares. The whole alley has been turned into an art ... read moregallery, making the experience very surreal. It does get hot in the sun there though, and it gets very crowded on Sundays.
recommended Trinidad and the Valley de los IngeniosThe most beautiful colonial city I have ever been to, and definitely worth a trip. There is some nice art here, but the major activity seems to be walking to cobblestone streets. The surrounding ... read morevalley has some nice hikes, and waterfalls to be found.Recommended for:
- Cabaret ParisiénCalles 21 & O (Hotel Nacional)recommended Cabaret ParisiénThis is the compitition to the Tropicana Cabaret and is about a third of the price at 30 CUC per person. The dancing and costumes were amazing! Sexy and over the top. We did nto eat at the show, but ... read morethe dinner option looked a bit below par. After the show there is some wierd tourist salsa dancing on stage which can be skipped.
- Museo Ernest HemingwayFinca la Vigía, Havana 11700 Cubarecommended Museo Ernest HemingwayPretty cool. Left untouched since Hemingway lived there, and also how containing his fishing boat, it is a nice glance into his existence in Cuba. The shelves are still full of his books, and the ... read morewalls are covered with his hunting trophies.Recommended for:
- Sociedad Asturiana CastropolCalle Malecon 107recommended Sociedad Asturiana CastropolMy favorite place to eat in Havana. Right on the Malecon, the top level allows you to sit outside on the balcony with a great view or inside with airconditioning. Upstairs has seafood, and more ... read moreinternational cuisine, while downstairs there is pizza, pasta, and grill. Great service, and good prices for the value.