Travel Blogs from Havana
... at 9ish. Floats and costumes and dancing groups. Very lively and luckily watched from a table in a beer garden set up for the night. As we started to fall asleep called it a day at 11.30 and back to the hotel. People very friendly and very excited to hear we are from Australia - kangaroos and kiwis are often the association. It is a very multicultural place and everyone just gets on with doing whatever they want ...
... Habana (where our Casa is) to go to the Museo de la Revolucion (Museum of the Revolution) which really sucked as 90% of it was closed and under construction but they didn't tell us that until after we bought our ticket. Then Charles and I went to Hotel Parque Central (bougiest and most expensive Hotel in Cuba but still only $200/night for 5 star treatment) to check out their skyline view and rooftop pool. Then we ...
... that are part of homes. Prefer to go to the ones that have prices listed (which are in pesos, the local currency, and not in cucs) and do not ask for the price. Just give the amount stated on the price list. Otherwise some may try to rip you off. But keep in mind that there are only basic things in these places like small margarita pizzas and small burgers or sandwiches. Would not recommend them though to those with sensitive stomach. I had plenty of food from ...
... relate back to english & often some words just don’t relate or translate making it very confusing.
Having only gone to year 10 at school I have never really had any experience writing notes in an orderly fashion & due to this they become very random & confusing. I am lucky that Dani writes much better notes & even rewrites them when we get home, often spending another few hours on them.
Some days we would feel so exhausted ...
... The reason : my bank (M-Budget) does the accounts through the USA, so there are not allowed in Cuba (USA embargo). Nooo, what I am going to do ? I have still some money which I did withdraw in Bonaire (some 400Usd), but this is not enough for staying in Cuba 2.5 weeks and buying a flight to Canada. In addition, although 10 years ago the Usd was the main currency on the island, it is not anymore. Even worse, a special 10% cut is taken by the state on any Usd to Cuc ...
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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
Ingnacio Agramonte 267, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $69
- Could be better.
- Hotel Plaza
- Perfect location
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
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
Av 3ra y Calle 84, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $65
- The pool is wonderful
- Comodoro OK.
- Dont do it
Calle Amargura 103 esquina a San Ignacio, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $79
- Great place !!
- Great Base
- A Gem in Old Havana!
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
Calle Obispo 153, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $70
- Ambos Mundos
- Avoid Terrible Ambos Mundos @ $180
- Leaky with cockroaches
Tlalpan Sur/South, Havana | 2 star hotelfrom $90
- Loved Havana City
- El mejor hotel que he estado
Teniente Rey No 8, Havana | 4 star hotelfrom $70
Calle Baratillo 9, entre Obispo y Narciso Lopez, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $160
- It was Good...
- Splendid, elegant worn grandeur
- A mixed bag
Calle 1ra. e/ 44 & 46, Havana | 3 star hotelfrom $95
Calle 70 entre 5ta a y 7ma Ave., Havana | 4 star hotel$81 average