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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!!

Things to do in Matanzas, Cuba

Unless you are a local, you have probably never heard of Matanzas (Cuba). However, this area is the second largest province in Cuba, only surpassed by Havana, and one of its most important regions thanks to its large contribution towards the economy.  Matanzas is located on the west side of Cuba, just 80 km away from Havana, and offers a…

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Surf in Cuba, the best destinations

Probably surfing is not the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of Cuba. However, with more than 3,500 miles of unspoiled coastline, surfing in Cuba is becoming more and more popular among those who enjoy wave-riding destinations.  Not long ago, surfing in Cuba was forbidden as authorities believed it to be a way for locals to…

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Everything you need to know about Isla de la Juventud (Cuba)

Isla de la Juventud in Cuba is a colorful paradise yet to be discovered for most people. Located in the south of the country and by the Caribbean sea, this municipality is home to many different natural wonders, old legends and a unique history. Discover all the things you need to know about Isla de la Juventud in this article. …

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Why make carbon neutral trips?

Traveling to Cuba is an enriching and life-changing experience. It allows you to discover new ways of living, fall in love with a different culture and witness a variety of breathtaking landscapes. However, to preserve Cuba as it is, carbon neutral trips should be drawn attention to. But, why is carbon neutral travel so important nowadays?  The importance of carbon…

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Frequently asked questions about travel to Cuba

Cuba is a fascinating but complex destination. As a result, first-time visitors usually have many questions about travel to Cuba. Are there any restrictions? Is Cuba expensive? Is it safe to travel there? These are just some of the questions that Espíritu Travel often gets in the mailbox. To help answer the most frequent doubts about travel to Cuba, we’ve…

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​​10 days in Cuba, the best itinerary

Are you thinking about visiting Cuba? If that is the case, you probably want to experience everything this beautiful Caribbean island is famous for: the history of the Cuban revolution, unique culture and music scenes, tropical landscapes, plus all those cigars and American vintage cars. To help you plan your visit to this fascinating country, we have created this 10…

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Things you can only do in Havana

Filled with stunning architecture, welcoming people, and a culture like no other, Havana is the heart of Cuba. As a traveler, there is a wide variety of amazing things to do in Havana. Whether you’re a foodie, sea lover or a history freak, this buzzing capital city has a unique experience waiting for you.  If you are considering a trip…

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Best Cuba tours for U.S. citizens

Cuba is relatively close to the U.S. In fact, the closest distance between these two destinations is just 103 miles. Despite its proximity, visiting Cuba as an American can feel like discovering a completely new world. Cuba and the U.S. are very different in many ways. For that reason, tours to Cuba for American citizens are a great option to…

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Guided tours in Cuba in 2023

Cuba is a one-of-a-kind destination. From its breathtaking natural landscapes to its rustic colonial-era buildings and revolutionary history, this Caribbean island has lots to offer. However, for that same reason, organizing a trip and navigating Cuba on your own can be a struggle. Especially as an American. One of the best options to discover the island as a local while…

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How to travel to Cuba as an American in 2023

Due to the historically tense relationship between Cuba and the United States, many Americans still wonder if it is possible to travel to Cuba from the United States. To answer shortly, travel to Cuba from the US is perfectly legal in 2023. However, there are some singularities you should take into consideration if you are an American wanting to visit…

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