Travel Blogs from Cuba
... of Pat relaxing) and came complete with a balcony. Storage space was at a premium but with a little ingenuity we managed to find a place for everything. After settling in, we began to explore the ship (Brilliance of The Seas) which was to be our home for the next 5 days. To say these cruise ships are opulent would be an understatement. They come complete with restaurants, bars, swimming pools, casino, gym, rock climbing wall, mini-putt, ...
... namer. As I write this, I am 252 pages into the story of a beautiful woman who marries and then kills her husbands, some simultaneously and some consecutively. Thankfully, the story does not take place aboard a ship.
Now for a word or two about inside cabins. This one (10549) is exactly the same as the oceanview cabins I have occupied aboard other ships except that where there once was a window or porthole there is, instead, a mirror. And, since it ...
... depth and we can both touch the bottom. He cheated horribly…first by attempting to drown me as I reached the edge and then, on the second race, he said "go!" and I rushed off trying my hardest whilst Dave didn't move and then proclaimed himself the winner. I queried this of course and Dave explained that the race distance was merely a foot in front of the start point and then back…not a length and back as I had ...
... the park area near the museum a massive rally protest came past that was protesting something to do with hospitals. We noticed in the plaza like many others there is no color, everything looks old, like the buildings are white with black writing, even if there is a KFC they can't use red on their signs, we thought it might be to keep the historic feel in the square. After a good 15 minutes taking photos and checking out plaza San Martin we headed further into Lima ...
Pen has now a full blown cold. Dunno where that came from, so we have cancelled the Diving lesson for today, and also a American car trip tomorrow to try to get on top of the cold. I also have a gruff throat so might be coming out in sympathy ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Tortuga Lodge Cuba
Other places to stay in Cuba
Carretera de Las Morlas, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- Excellent new hotel
- Not Impressed.
- Loved Blau Varadero watch where you are walking
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
Jardines del Rey, Cayo Coco | Hotelfrom $124
Playa Guardalavaca, Guardalavaca | 3 star hotelfrom $78
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
Punta Hicacos Final, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- Great Hotel, Great Staff
- I Love the LTI!!!
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
Cayo Largo del Sur, Cayo Largo | 4 star hotelfrom $60
Ave 1ra e/ 10 & 12, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- OH dear Oh dear ...lots to still learn here
- I don't ask for much but...
- Happy we chose it
Ave. Turistica Tararaco, Playa Santa Lucia | 4 star hotelfrom $8
- A good spot...but....
- Loved the site, the people and the ambiance!
- Noise Noise Noise
Avenida 1ra entre 60 y 64, Varadero | 4 star hotel
- Incredible beach
- Would have liked to stay
- Jan 2004 to Cuba
Jardines del Rey, Cayo Coco | 5 star hotelfrom $51
Prado 603 esquina Dragones, Havana | 4 star hotel
- Great hotel, good location
- Saratoga hotel, Havana - Great!
- Good blend of modern and traditional
Calle 9 e/ Boulevard y Ave. Kawama, Varadero | 3 star hotel
- Run for Your Life!!!!
- Very so-so
- Amazing week
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
Calle Jose Marti 262, Trinidad | 5 star hotel$125 average
Playa Santa Lucia | 3 star hotelfrom $53
- Great for the price we paid
- Entertainment Staff
- Loved the hotel hate cuba
3rd Ave and 70th St, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $70
Ingnacio Agramonte 267, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $69
- Could be better.
- Hotel Plaza
- Perfect location
Avenida Las Americas y Calle M, Santiago de Cuba | 3 star hotelfrom $92
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