Villa Soroa

Carretera de Soroa Km 8, Soroa, Pinar del Rio, Cuba | 2 star hotel
 

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Home Away from Home--the Cuban Casa Particular

A travel blog entry by cathonaventure

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Anabel, our casa particular host in Cabaņas, suggested our itinerary for the next three days: two days at a casa in Playa La Mulata, 14 km from where we could take a ferry for a day on the beach at Cayo Levisa, and then on to Viņales, the touristed land of limestone karst mountains and caves, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. She also called ahead to let our hosts know we were coming.

Our second cycling day was as hot as the first, but by now we were really in ...

"Good morning, Cuba!"--Day One

A travel blog entry by cathonaventure

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... inviting enough for us to stop; we pushed on. We discussed the fact that we might not find accommodation for another 40 or more kilometres. “I’m up for it!” he said.

In spite of the generally heavy traffic near Havana, riding on the four-lane divided autopista for a while was pleasant as the air cleared somewhat with sisal fields on either side of us. As we approached Mariel, the air became thick with the black exhaust from old trucks and cars, many of ...

I'm not really into flowers and that but....

A travel blog entry by thewalkers

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We only had one day in Saroa and one of the 'activities' on offer was a trip to the orquideario (orchid garden), just a few meters from where we were staying. It was established by a wealthy Spaniard geezer, Tomas Felipe Camacho, in 1948. Apparently it is the largest orchid garden in the country and one of the most important worldwide. It is a really magical place with some crazy vegetation, including one species of orchid that smelled heavily of ...

Getting from Santiago to Soroa

A travel blog entry by thewalkers

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The plan was a good one. An evening flight from Santiago de Cuba to Havana and then a taxi ride to Soroa - a small town about 45 minutes south of the airport. This would mean not having to go back into Havana (the wrong direction) but also getting a head start on the next day. Soroa was meant to be a stopping off point but it turned out to be a real highlight. But mice and men and all that. The flight was great. We were on the ...

Quick Mountain Stop

A travel blog entry by npleblanc

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... and is a local specialty for the Western province. They just let us come in and walk around, we stuck our head into the big drums of fruit fermenting and checked out the labeling machine.

As we continued on our journey to our hotel, we made a few stops along the way to see some of the local sights. There was a large botanical garden filled with delicate flowers and unique plants. We also stopped for a lunch break at the ...

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This 2 star hotel is located on Carretera de Soroa Km 8, Soroa.
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