Blau Privilege Cayo Libertad Hotel
Travel Blogs from Varadero
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 ...
... a centro commercial (Shopping Centre) where they don’t round the currency to the nearest CUC (US equivalent currency). See my Habana entry for more info on currency.
Mi Terracito – great little place for breakfast. The only place in Varadero that didn’t overcharge. Tell Victor i sent you and he’ll look after you! 1st ave between 28 29 streets.
... and also to see a full size bus navigate through the narrow city streets, as there were no bypass highways here. Philip didn't enjoy the ride very much, as his taco from the previous night wasn't sitting too well. At least there was a bathroom stop, but well worth the price to try the local fare a few times. We plan on spending the rest of the week on our own in Havana, and then another week roaming around the Western countryside on a G Adventures tour.
... jeep driver said, that people are making parts by it selves. It is very difficult to get the right part, but usually it is impossible. Sometimes parts are made from wood.
Saturn's cave is filled with fresh water, and the water is extremely transparent and cool. Depth of water is about 20 meters, but you can spot the bottom stones. If you dive, you can discover fishes and blind shrimps. We chilled out inside the cave, the ...
... sounded from the bar. When we get closer we saw, that there was some kind a show or game on the stage. Everything you can watch from the street, no need to go inside. So we stopped to watch what is going on here. In one word I could say, that people just having good time. They looked really relaxed and some people been dancing in the street. When I say dancing, I mean a proper dancing, not just moving hands and legs, but some kind ...
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