H10 Habana Panorama
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... for $7-10/hour). After asking around the airport and getting ripped off by a cab, I finally managed to rent a ****** one-bedroom apartment for my stay.
I ended up discover most of the city by foot, not knowing where I was or what I was looking at at times. My landlord did not have a map but had a killer view from her balcony, so I was able to get a glimpse of how many blocks I was from the shore and how to get home. I stayed in a ...
I was anticipating that my meals in Cuba were going to be mediocre. I was told by Cuban friends who lived there or recently visited the island that in paladares the food would be good. A paladar is a privately (non-governmental) run restaurant.
The last thing I expected was that I would ...
... A lot of people seem not to be working, although children seem to go to school, and there are no other social activities other than those.
Also if you go to the hotels and stay there and be actual tourist, of course you will love it! Because you pay big money and everything is superficial!
But what annoyed and saddened me the most was their attitude of trying to take advantage of every tourist/foreigner they would see, as well as the state ( no ...
... of a general direction of which way to walk. I have never been more in the moment in my life. A complete week with no computers or phones, no agenda, no deadlines and really, no clue. Just going with a flow that seemed to be waiting for us.
Ultimately we always ended up somewhere we never would have otherwise, had we not said yes to an offer from a kind stranger on the street. In the end, we made ...
... with people, there are musicians everywhere and I have a spring in my step! I finally buy some gifts for people at the nearby market and we roam the lovely cobble stone streets and Plazas of the centro area. We stumble across Garciella and Elva, 88 and 79 years of age respectively. They are dressed in their Sunday best, smoking cigars and are generally obnoxious [for their age anyway]. We can get a photo with ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility