Hostal Jose y Kirenia
Travel Blogs from Trinidad
... his shell with some of the older ones. Cool. Later I realised I would not be impressed to see two young boys getting on a tour bus! Saw some waves on the south coast, near Trinidad. Bit of a left to right break, with a slight offshore. It didn't look good, so I did not take a board out. AK - the trip to the Che Guevara memorial was interesting - it really is a shrine to all things Che. The memorial itself is made of stone excavated from the ...
... was absolutely fantastic, he spoke really good English and gave us a great insight into what Cuba is like to live in or ordinary people. We had a healthy discussion on the merits of socialism and capitalism but, needless to say, he is planning on moving to Italy in the not too distant future.
On our last day in Trinidad we visited some of the old sugar plantations that I had hoped to see on our horse riding tour and it was fascinating. See ...
... rides the bike, I thought he was going to faint.
Our first stay in a Casa particular (Spanish for "private house") and it was great! It was even better than one of the hotel that we stayed in Havanna, much better!
... doing the salsa with that night (although the image does get interrupted by the odd bus tour gang from Varadaro).
Outside of a Museum of the Bandits which is dedicated in a very negative way (hence the name) to local CIA sponsored insurrections, there is very little overt evidence of communist Cuba, unlike elsewhere in the country. This is primarily Spain, cobblestone streets, central square cafes, cowboys on horseback, and a strange number of transvestites. ...
... to age and gender. Children below age 7, elderly and pregnant women are given extra rations of milk. The products are distributed at the local bodega and in the case of meat, poultry or fish at the carniceria.
The problem appears to be that when supplies are gone they are gone; neighbors are always checking with each other to see what is available and they quickly make their way to the ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility