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Are you getting ready to travel to Cuba? Do you need more information about American citizens traveling to the island? Or simply curious about our neighbour? Surf through our articles to find what you are looking for and discover facts you didn’t know about the Caribbean country. The more you read, the more you will find yourself planning a getaway to this paradisiac island.

This Cuba Travel Blog has the information you need to start your adventure in the Caribbean island. And we have all the means to make it happen in a fun, educational and safe environment. So just read, get ready and book your tour with Espíritu Travel!!

Best Places to Photograph in Havana

Havana is one of the most photogenic locations on the planet. With a unique, gritty atmosphere, welcoming people and a colorful, pulsating culture, Havana is truly a photographer’s dream destination. It is a street photography heaven. Havana is such an exotic and unique destination that when you arrive you can feel overwhelmed by the city, there are so many details…

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Is it safe to travel to Cuba?

Despite having left 2020 behind, there is still a lot of uncertainty about how the pandemic will evolve and if we will return to “the old normal” soon. It seems that with the arrival of the vaccine we can see the light at the end of the tunnel and most of us are already making plans to travel but is…

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Why take a photographic trip to Cuba?

Participate in a photography trip is a great way to develop your photography skills by learning from a professional photographer while exploring a destination you've always dreamed of visiting. If you want to discover Cuba from the lens of your camera and capture unique moments, join Espíritu Travel on their two annual photography trips accompanied by the award-winning photographer Jim…

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Things to do in gibara

Gibara, also known as "La Villa Blanca" (the white village) is a small town located in the north of the province of Holguín - Eastern Cuba. While in colonial times Gibara had an important role due to its port and the sugar industry; Today it is a quiet place full of architectural traces of its past - ideal to relax…

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How long do you need in Cuba?

If there is something more important when traveling than deciding our next travel destination, is deciding the number of days we are going to travel. There are destinations that can be visited in just one week and yet others where you need at least two weeks to really discover the country. That is why we are going to tell you…

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What is responsible travel?

Traveling is opening the door to discover not only incredible places, but also other cultures opening your mind to thousands of new ways of seeing the world. Each trip can become a unique adventure for you, but what about the planet? And for the local population? And for wildlife? In recent years, we have heard the words sustainable tourism more…

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Why choose a private trip to Cuba

Traveling to Cuba has become in recent years a must visit destination for all travelers who want to live a different Caribbean experience. In Espíritu Travel we are proud to offer a private trip to Cuba that is perfect for you. We design your customized Cuba program that addresses your special interests and dates. Espíritu Travel arranges the entire program…

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Family trip to Cuba

Cuba with kids is a fun destination and offers a wide variety of experiences to every families taste. Cuba is a fantastic destination to spend your family vacations, whether you are traveling with young children or adults, fun is guaranteed. Cuba is the perfect combination between tradition, relaxation, adventure, and culture. If you do not want to miss a thing…

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Havana trip, the best tips from Espíritu Travel

When we travel to a country for the first time it is always important to inform ourselves about what we should know about the country before traveling. When traveling to Havana it is good to know certain cultural aspects, Cuba is not a typical Caribbean destination, and upon landing you will not only get to know a beautiful tropical country…

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Discover the Península de Zapata National Park

Península de Zapata is a large shoe-shaped territory out to the west into the Gulf of Batabanó, in the southern half of the island of Cuba. As part of the Ciénaga de Zapata we find the Great Montemar Natural Park, which brings together great tourist attractions, both natural - which are the main ones - and historical. It is the…

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