Casa Iraida

Calle No. 8 No. 656, apto. 4, Havana, 10400, Cuba | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Havana

Anticipation

A travel blog entry by cathonaventure

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8

... 8217;s apartment yesterday we could hear a band playing in the restaurant across the street; we went over for dinner and enjoyed great acoustics inside the building as well. The band, with great vocals, bass, piano, and percussion, was in full swing when a musician appeared at the open window and added some sax to the mix.

After our dinner we were keen to go out for more music but alas, on what we thought was a quick stop at the ...

Back in Havana: my personal summary on Cuba

A travel blog entry by steffen102

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... the internet due to their involvement in the tourism business. Nonetheless these private internet accesses seem to be tightly controlled and censored.

All in all, it appeared to me that the government actually tries to keep tourists away from the ordinary Cubans, maybe so that the Cubans don't see what freedoms and wealth exists in other countries and political systems, while the tourists don't get to see too much of the harsh reality of everyday life in Cuba. As expected in ...

Buena Vista

A travel blog entry by muzbec

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... us past the Mueseo del Chocolate and to Plaza Vieja, the most heavily restored square in the city with an old marble fountain in the centre. The plaza was beautiful with every unique building taking on a different pastel colour, kinda like a handful of acid drops. Restaurants promoted alfresco style dinning while local street bands preformed every song from Buena Visa Social Club you could dream of. It was common to see a couple of Germans or French retirees really get into the spirit ...

Havana Good Time

A travel blog entry by caselma

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... university or if your job deems it absolutely necessary. And even then its censored. Life without Google?! No advertisements, i.e billboards, banners, posters, anywhere except a small amount in Havana. Cuban's don't have any, or only a tiny amount of disposable income, and most shops/companies are owned by the state anyway, so why advertise? Socialist slogans were the only form of advertising throughout big cities, towns, roads and everywhere in between. Also no fast ...

Buena vista social club

A travel blog entry by mknox

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... can see more and more when they don’t have. They buy Facebook IDs from foreign students (I don’t know how that works exactly) and can download any movie we can. They have a really good idea of what they are missing out on.

Cubans love their music and dancing and will always return your ‘hola’ with a smile. I left some money in my pocket when handing in washing and they gave it back to me. It wasn’t a lot but it was clear there was never any ...

Location

This hotel, located in the Tlalpan Sur/South area of Havana, is near Cementerio de Colon, San Pedro de la Roca del Morro Castle, Monument to Jose Marti, and Revolution Plaza (Plaza De La Revolucion).
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