How to still travel to Cuba if you're an American – what Trump's latest restrictions mean

How to still travel to Cuba if you're an American – what Trump's latest restrictions mean

With the latest wave of restrictions concerning Cuba travel for American citizens. You can't fault potential visitors for being wary of eyeing Cuba as a potential destination. As many are now unsure whether a Cuba trip is at all doable. Or whether it would entail...
Is Cuban Rum the best rum in the world?

Is Cuban Rum the best rum in the world?

Cuban rum’s as well as Cuban tobacco, have been a key to the island’s national identity and pumped the blood of its economy for centuries.Rum connoisseurs worldwide agree that the best rums come from sugar-producing countries. Cuban rums, as the country, have as rich a...
Finca Tungasuk: a million mile stone's throw from Havana

Finca Tungasuk: a million mile stone's throw from Havana

Finding peace and harmony in Havana can be something of a challenge sometimes. The concept of tranquility isn't usually the first thing that springs to mind when someone mentions Cuba's capital city. People immediately tend to think of clubs with swinging music; bars full of...
Visit Cuba and join the Cuban Food Revolution

Visit Cuba and join the Cuban Food Revolution

What do you think of when someone says Cuba? Let me guess; Che Guevarra, Fidel Castro, the missile crisis, The Buena Vista Social Club, 1950s American Cadillacs, cigars and Mojitos. Maybe they don't come in that order, but I bet I wasn't too far off....
Piña colada is back and better than ever

Piña colada is back and better than ever

After a period in style purgatory due to the trend for healthy fresh drinks with alcohol involved. Apart from the coconut cream element its very easy to make. Juice of one lime, small amount of sugar, Rum , Ripe sweet pineapple and the afore mentioned...
Road trip in the “Greek Alps” : Elati, Pertouli and beyond

Road trip in the “Greek Alps” : Elati, Pertouli and beyond

Autumn has arrived and it is the perfect time for an excursion to the Greek mountains. The colours are wonderful and nature is preparing for the arrival of winter. In this article we are going to make a one-day road trip to Elati, Pertouli and...
Pavlopetri and Ancient Asopos : The sunken cities of Lakonia

Pavlopetri and Ancient Asopos : The sunken cities of Lakonia

Laconia (Λακωνία) is an area of Peloponnesos with many popular destinations, wonderful beaches, unique archeological sites, Byzantine churches, picturesque villages and much more. However, few know that in Laconia there are two of the most important sunken ancient cities in Greece and probably in Europe....
Experience Havana like Prince Charles and Camilla – their royal Cuban tour, where they went and what they did

Experience Havana like Prince Charles and Camilla – their royal Cuban tour, where they went and what they did

Touring Havana like a royal is easier than it seems, and you don't have to be blue-blooded to enjoy the city's most elegant places, chicest venues and one-of-a-kind experiences. To find out what royals like Prince Charles and Camilla got up to in Havana, read...
The unknown stories of known buildings in Athens

The unknown stories of known buildings in Athens

They say that the history of a city is written in its buildings. The buildings are the witnesses of the events that took place in the history of a city. There are buildings in our city that we pass every day, stood there forever and...
How to Travel legally to Cuba as an American

How to Travel legally to Cuba as an American

Cuba is perceived by many Americans as forbidden fruit. Due to the tense history of relations between Cuba and the US since 1960. However, it still legal to travel to Cuba, and visit not only Havana and its cobblestones and colorful colonial buildings. You can...
Adventure Holidays in Cuba — Rock Climbing in Viñales

Adventure Holidays in Cuba — Rock Climbing in Viñales

uba is an esthetically fascinating island where tourists have numerous options. You can choose to be pampered in luxury 5 star opulence whilst staying at brand new state-of-the-art hotels, strategically situated next to beaches that resemble the sort that are wistfully gazed at on screensavers...
E-bike Tour of Havana City

E-bike Tour of Havana City

E-biking is a beautiful way to see a LOT of Havana in a short time. The lithium batteries give you extra power, but you are still using your energy at a predetermined level. Great for hills and in warm weather. Ride through the city from...
Havana and Varadero, the yin and yang of the Cuban travel industry

Havana and Varadero, the yin and yang of the Cuban travel industry

There's little doubt that Havana and Varadero are two of the most popular holiday destinations in Cuba. With one slightly beating the other in terms of volume of visitors by a very narrow margin. While Havana is the nation's beating heart, cultural epicentre and vibrant...
Forgotten sculptures of Athens and their stories

Forgotten sculptures of Athens and their stories

Outdoor sculpture has been everywhere in cities since antiquity. Sculptures have been made and adorned public spaces, buildings and private houses. Their purpose is to remind us of important historical events or people, but they are also used for religious and decorative purposes. Some of...
Dominican Republic is Ideal for Individual Tourists

Dominican Republic is Ideal for Individual Tourists

Why Traveling in the Dominican Republic is Ideal for Individual Tourists? Most people have a very vague imagination when the topic ‘Dominican Republic’ arises for the next vacation planning. It must be somewhere in the Caribbean where all the palm trees and mile-long beaches are...
How to Celebrate Birthday in the Best Ways

How to Celebrate Birthday in the Best Ways

Firstly, today is October. And guess what? It is my birth month! 5 days to wait before my birthday! whoooo. Sounds like a celebration, right? However, the big question here is, how am I going to celebrate my birthday this year? I am making this...
Have you heard of Hue | VIETNAM | ?

Have you heard of Hue | VIETNAM | ?

Hue at glance One of the highlighted places to visit when traveling in Vietnam is definitely Hue. The nightlife isn’t as vibrant as Saigon, the culture is not prolong as Hanoi, Hue have no ancient walking streets like Hoi An, etc. but Hue is an...
Hoi An is a must when visiting Vietnam

Hoi An is a must when visiting Vietnam

Where is Hoi An? Hoi An is a small ancient town situated in the central part of Vietnam and facing Thu Bon River. Hoi An is about 25km in the south of Da Nang International Airport and 170km in the south of Hue, the old...
Cuba’s 11 Most Beautiful National Parks

Cuba’s 11 Most Beautiful National Parks

When travelers think of Cuba, they envision the colorful facades of Old Havana, sandy beaches, tobacco, Cuban rum and music. Around 22% of Cuba’s land and water is protected through a system of National and Marine Protected Areas.  There are some 211 protected areas of...
8 things to do if you’ re visiting Geneva for the first time…

8 things to do if you’ re visiting Geneva for the first time…

Geneva is a cosmopolitan city whose small size contradicts its wealth and importance on the world stage. It is the center of the French-speaking part of Switzerland and a dynamic center of business and commerce. It is also home to more than 250 international organizations,...
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