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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 […]

Traveling? Download Amazon Prime Instant Videos for offline viewing

Travelers: Amazon has announced a great new benefit for Amazon Prime members. Subscribers can now download videos for offline viewing. A Prime subscription includes access to Amazon Prime Instant Videos, but previously most devices required an internet connection and had no offline viewing. This of course is an issue when you’re traveling and are either […]