Convento de Santa Clara

Calle de Cuba 610, Havana, Cuba | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on Calle de Cuba 610, Havana, is near Chinatown, Cajo Levissa, Convento De Santa Clara, and Wifredo Lam Center.
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    Travel Blogs from Havana

    Havana

    A travel blog entry by kstubbs97 on Sep 16, 2014

    35 photos

    ... front of the Hotel Inglaterra at 9.30 on Saturday to meet my guide.

    Spent an hour in the foyer updating my journal then caught the Habana bus, which coincidentally leaves from opposite the Hotel Inglaterra. The ticket costs $5 and is the local equivalent of a hop on/hop off bus.

    I got off at Plaza de la Revolución on Catalanes Hill. This is Cuba’s political centre and the May Day marches amongst other significant events are staged here. The focal point of ...

    Cuba: Blast from the past - literally!

    A travel blog entry by markjezek on May 10, 2014

    102 photos

    ... didn’t allow US dollars and as a result created a secondary currency to be used by tourists called the Cuban Convertible Peso (a.k.a CUCs).

  • With the prospering tourism trade, the government relaxed its domestic commerce and capitalistic laws, allowing locals to open small business to supply the tourist demand.
  • The local businesses would trade in CUCs, which have a value of 25:1 Cuban Peso’s to CUCs. So as a result, the businesses ...

  • Hola Habana!

    A travel blog entry by winegalcj on Feb 24, 2014

    13 photos

    ... the knobs to open the windows. I’m sure it took all Miguel’s will to not step out of the car and wash the windshield – which was nearly opaque with grit.

    We ground through the city over roads poorly maintained and down grand streets where the homes were in ruin. I thought, “What have I done?” more than once.

    Then we arrived.

    Rule #1 of Habana: Things are not always as they seem.

    We ...

    La Habana City Tour

    A travel blog entry by jeri.katherine on Oct 23, 2013

    24 photos

    ... at a government store (which is supposed to be cheaper) for $35 CUCs.

  • We visited a ration store, and the guide showed us her ration books. Every Cuban is given a certain amount of food and toiletries per month, no matte what your job is. However, it is not enough to get some families through the month and if they make more money then they can buy what they need outside of the ration store in a supermarket or farmer's market. However, they have to buy in CUCs. ...

  • Welcome to Cuba

    A travel blog entry by steffen102 on Jul 21, 2013

    24 photos

    ... go.

    Well, when I was finally let go by the officer and arrived in the baggage area, I found out that my checked baggage had not arrived with my flight, and thus must still be in Mexico City where I had carried it through customs and checked it in again. So I went to the guy working at the “lost luggage” office and had this very unfriendly guy file a report to find my luggage. After he informed me that my luggage would not arrive before the next day, I wanted to ...