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We had a small tour in the morning in bicycle taxis around the squares and the farmers market. A bit drawn out maybe but a nice way to see the town. It's Sunday so not seems to be open.Chilled out in the hotel for the afternoon watching some crummy movies and had a few drinks on the rooftop bar with Dan and Aggy before ...
- Founded in 1514 by Diego Velazques… and then slowly moved more south until it came to its present location in 1528
- Renamed to Camaguey in 1903 after the local Camaguey tree from which according to a legend comes all life
- Carlos Finlay came from here – he discovered the cause of yellow fever
My blog chapters will cover the major cities we visit along the way, so I've decided to include at least one chapter on the countryside we pass by between population centres.
Cuba is a long island, in fact 1,199 km (745 mi) long and 200 km (124 mi) across at its widest points and 35 km (22 mi) across at its narrowest point.
We are driving from Santiago de Cuba to Havana, a total of 967 km (600 mi). The trip ...
... depends on tourism, biotechnology research, and Cuban professionals working abroad.
When we arrived at the King Ranch, we were welcomed by a procession of vaqueros, or cowboys, who led our bus up the dirt road to the ranch. There we met Vincente, our guide for the day, and the first man I’ve ever met who trained a rooster to crow on command. Vincente shared with us the history of the cattle ranch. The King Ranch was first ...
... like forever to get our food. Most people got cerdo-pork and it was delicious. We got back on te road, tummies full and headed towards camaguey. When we arrived at the hotel we say in the lobby and we offered orange drinks with liquor which everyone made faces at. We all went up to our rooms to drop off our stuff, then met David downstairs for the orientation walk. The group noticed how ...
Other places to stay in Camaguey
Maceo 67 B/ General Gomez and Ignacio Agramonte, Camaguey | 3 star hotelfrom $29
Republica 472, Camaguey | Hotelfrom $28
Carretera Central Este, Km 4.5, Camaguey | Hotelfrom $43
Calle Van Horne No. 1 e/ Republica y Avellaneda, Camaguey | 2 star hotelfrom $28