Casa Particular Roberto & Martha
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Before I get to Havana, I want to show you how different publicity is in Cuba. There are no outdoor billboards advertising Coca Cola or Havana Club rum along the highways. In their place are signs advertising the glories of the revolution. It is as if the only signs you see on U.S. highways are praise for Barack Obama.
You will smile at some of the examples of the advertising arts that I have discovered along the way with my ...
On our first journey outside Havana, we headed east to Varadero to see what are proclaimed to be some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Along the way, we planned to visit Matanzas and the caves of Bella Mar. Since we'd be going through farmlands, we planned to explore filling a special order from my Tia Carmen in Miami, to get aceite de majá. Apparently, this oil has healing powers for arthritis and other neurological ailments.
So as ...
... for our neighbour who smokes them regularly, so I said yes. He advised that he had a relative who worked at the factory and asked us to come to his "family" home and we agreed. It is amazing how many cigar salesmen have relatives working in the cigar factory. He walked ahead of us and I later guessed that he did not want to be seen walking with tourists, an activity discouraged by the local police. His "family" home was unusual because the "family" was a different ...
... they just pretend to be local people, just because of the tourists and their tips. In my opinion the show wasn't impressive, it was easy trick to get some more tips from tourists. After the show we enjoyed lobster lunch. It was first time for me to eat lobster. First time do not lie, it was delicious.
After nice lunch we went to visit Bellamar caves. The cave was quite long and deep in the ground. Inside was ...
... coconut juice. Fantastic taste!
The beach near the hotel has their own sunbeds, and nobody is collecting extra fee for them. The sand is white, the water is clear blue color, sun is shining and we are honeymooning.
I jumped in the sea to snorkel and make some photos of fishes. Later when we been laying on a sunbeds, some guys came up and asked us for some tips, or some things, like soap or chewing gum. When we told them ...