Hotel Horizontes Playa Giron
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... a changing....changing in a big yummy way!It's not just the pristine beaches, old cars & sounds of salsa that is putting Cuba on the map. Now unlike ever before travellers from every end of the world are beginning to realize that Cuba brings flavor to the table in the form of local cuisine. The culinary world is nothing new to Cardènas. For years neighborhood eateries have been nothing more that opening the front door to locals and passing out Papa ...
... Not sure if it came from a passing boat or from the waste discharge
from the hotels that line the beach further to the east.
We went for a late dinner that night to a local restaurant but the food was not good at all and 3 of us were sick the next day. We had heard from people visiting Varadero that the food was not that good in the hotels or restaurants. This was weird because all the food ...
Visited Matanzas on a Sunday and therefore many things were closed and not much was going on in the center. But I was still able to visit the Museo Farmaceutico, which is apparently the oldest of its type in Latin America (whatever this means).
Afterwards I ...
... herbs-everything perfectly preserved as it was on the day the pharmacy closed in 1964.
Santeria, the African-influenced religion that is practiced in Cuba both along with and in addition to Christianity, is based on the worship of an array of different African gods and is most vibrant in Matanzas. In order to enhance our understanding of Santeria, we were treated to an Afro-Cuban dance presentation including Yoruba and Bantu dances, followed by ...
... jeep driver said, that people are making parts by it selves. It is very difficult to get the right part, but usually it is impossible. Sometimes parts are made from wood.
Saturn's cave is filled with fresh water, and the water is extremely transparent and cool. Depth of water is about 20 meters, but you can spot the bottom stones. If you dive, you can discover fishes and blind shrimps. We chilled out inside the cave, the ...