Travel Blogs from Havana
... Havana club for $4, so you can imagine there were a few bloody rumbos getting sank over those 12 days. The other thing is cigars, I bought a box of 25 Cohibas for $30USD which would sell in Australia for over $500. Unfortunately because Australia is a retirement village I can only take 2 home with me, so there'll be a few Cubans getting smoked between here and Rio. I've already told Domma I'm smoking one with him on his new porch so that leaves me with one more to share with some other lucky ...
... the street; an interesting university building, formerly a church, that combined a reproduction baroque portal of coral limestone with a classic stone bell tower and industrial-looking limestone blocks added in 1927; and the oldest square in the city with a fountain in the center, the old mansions around the perimeter now restaurants, a school, a planetarium and retail including the United Colors of Benetton, Paul & Shark and Lacoste. And ...
... fantastic, especially when locals dance to it on the street in front of the cafes! We had a great day exploring and soaking up the city!!
Matt got some awesome comments from locals on his beard here in Havana, being likened to Fidel Castro and Ernest Hemmingway..!
Rum here is CHEAP! Bottles of Havana Club rum were $3 for half size or $6 for an entire large bottle! It's even cheaper for other varieties. We bought a few ...
... our two governments are at an impasse regarding the embargo that is not in the interest of both peoples. He also was mad about the fact of the Cuban 5 (5 Cuban's that are imprisoned in the States for "spying". The free Cuban 5 signs were everywhere) but again didn't blame the American people. It was a good conversation (that I mostly listened to lol). After resting up we walked around the streets of Habana one last time. We got in ...
... it was given to us. They could not have been more gracious.
Angel instructed his daughter to get his scrap book. Filled with old documents and photographs, he gave it to my uncle. One of the first pictures showed the elementary school Angel attended, to which my uncle said, "I went there too, I wonder if I’m in one of these pictures." A few minutes later he stopped at a class picture. Angel pointed to a chubby kid and said that was him. Just then my uncle found himself ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Mirazul Havana
Other places to stay in Havana
Neptuno, esquina Prado y Zulueta, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $100
- Great location and hotel
- Stay at the Parque Central
Tlalpan Sur/South, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $140
- Best hotel ever
- Needs Improvement
- An historic beauty, worth every penny
Calle L e/ 23 y 25, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $55
- Would definitely recommend...
- Amazing views; Great Cuisine
- Great Hotel in a fantastic location in Havana
Trocadero 55 e Prado y Zulueta Habana, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $100
- GREAT STAFF!!!
- Grace and elegance among ruins
- Good, but...
Ave Paseo entre 1 y 3, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $190
- Top Hotel and not too far from Old Havana
- Good Cohiba
- Watch out for long distance calls
Ave 3era, e/ 76 y 80, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $160
- Above average hotel
- Could do better....
- Great hotel, even with a toddler
Prado 603 esquina Dragones, Havana | 4 star hotel
- Great hotel, good location
- Saratoga hotel, Havana - Great!
- Good blend of modern and traditional
5 Avenida e/ 72 y 76 Miramar, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $100
- Nice hotel, location a bit too far out!
- Best food in Havana
- Thumbs up
3rd Ave and 70th St, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $70
Paseo del Prado No 416 , Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $66
- Beware of type of room given
- Be warned
- Das inglaterra war sehr schön und gediegen
Ingnacio Agramonte 267, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $69
- Could be better.
- Hotel Plaza
- Perfect location
C/ Calzada 110, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Tlalpan Sur/South, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $50
- Cheap but not so cheerful
- Well, if you do not have any other option...
- Pro's and cons
Calle Amargura 103 esquina a San Ignacio, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $79
- Great place !!
- Great Base
- A Gem in Old Havana!
Av 3ra y Calle 84, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $65
- The pool is wonderful
- Comodoro OK.
- Dont do it
Calle Obispo esq. a Cuba. Ciudad de La Habana, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $140
- Already needs a refresh
- The best.....
- A little expensive but very nice
Tlalpan Sur/South, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $50
Tlalpan Sur/South, Havana | 2 star hotelfrom $90
- Loved Havana City
- El mejor hotel que he estado
Calle Obispo 153, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $70
- Ambos Mundos
- Avoid Terrible Ambos Mundos @ $180
- Leaky with cockroaches
Teniente Rey No 8, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $70
Calle 1ra. e/ 44 & 46, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $95
Calle Baratillo 9, entre Obispo y Narciso Lopez, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $160
- It was Good...
- Splendid, elegant worn grandeur
- A mixed bag