Havana Archive

Travel Contests: July 19, 2017 – Cuba, Iceland, Italy, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Canada; Boston, Massachusetts; Destin, Florida; Nashville, Tennessee; Jamaica; Iceland; Havana, Cuba; Charleston, South Carolina; Miami Beach, Florida; Tuscany, Italy; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss any contests! Win a trip to Canada from […]

Staying in a Cuban casa particular – Casa Maura in Havana, Cuba review

Long before AirBnb, the Cuban government allowed private citizens to open their houses for tourists. Such an arrangement is called a casa particular. In a country where there are strict government controls over commerce, the creation of casas particulares has helped citizens start their own small businesses, while giving travelers access to a unique Cuban experience […]