Hotel Escuela Turquino

entre calle 34 y avenida tercera, Varadero, Cuba | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Varadero

Chapter Fourteen - "Signs of the Times"

A travel blog entry by mmbcross on Jun 08, 2014

1 comment, 35 photos

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 ...

Sexy Beach at Varadero

A travel blog entry by winegalcj on Mar 06, 2014

5 photos

... beautiful beach in Cuba, some say in the Caribbean. The sand is fine and white like powder; the water is a layer cake of shades of blue making the sky seem almost violet in comparison. When the sun shines directly through the water it is crystalline and when a cloud displaces the sun for a moment it turns dark aquamarine. It is amazing how the sun dances on the water. The waves have no foam, only white bubbles racing to shore. Lounging on the beach ...

Roadside Pay Phone Job Interview

A travel blog entry by mish_brendan on Mar 04, 2012

4 photos

... answers to the questions being fired at her from the other end. This was in addition to the dozens of cars who were driving past tooting their horns and yelling "Taxi?" from their windows. When the half an hour was up we returned to our casa, stopping at a local eatery for dinner on the way. This gave Michelle the opportunity to debrief on how she went. We then opted for a quiet night in ahead of an early start the next ...

Jeep safari, speed boats and swimming in a cave

A travel blog entry by tadzyla on Sep 19, 2011

19 photos

... stalactites and stalagmites. Everything very interesting, but we feel better walking over the ground, not under.
After visiting cave, we crossed Matanzas city streets and drove to another Saturn's cave. For my self more interesting was to watch all those old cars on the roads. Not even American, but I recognized some old cars from Russia and Poland. It's unbelievable how they still using 40-50 years old car for every ...

Beaching, snorkeling and night out in Varadero

A travel blog entry by tadzyla on Sep 17, 2011

7 photos

... a taxi, not old car, ordinary one, and said to the driver to take us to the best night club. But when we got there, the place was closed, and he said, that probably club has problems with electricity. OK, we sai let's go somewhere in town center. So he let us go, by the one place and he advised to watch for the street dances as well. On the street we been walking, we saw a crowd of people standing in the street by the noisy bar. A ...