Photographs of Cuba

Part of the pleasure of a holiday, for us, is the photography. We fill our Instagram and Facebook pages with images of our trip. But we always take so many! This blog was designed, in part, as a way of sharing some of them. However I also have a long-running photography blog that features nature, … More Photographs of Cuba

Cuban Hustles

We only experienced one attempted scam the whole time we were in Cuba, but we had been forewarned, so we were prepared. So what was the hustle ? Entronque de Las Ovas is on a crossroads on the Las Ovas road that you use to link from the autopiste to Vinales (it’s basically a shortcut … More Cuban Hustles

Driving In Cuba

Driving in Cuba wasn’t as difficult as we thought it would be. It required some planning, but it turned out to be a great way to see more of the country. We travelled in January 2017, which happened to be one of Cuba’s busiest ever tourism months.  We had heard so many conflicting reports about road … More Driving In Cuba

Books About Cuba

I love to read books set in the country I’m planning to visit as well delving into various travel guides about the region. Below is an evolving list of books set in Cuba or written by Cuban authors. The links will take you to reviews on my book blog, Brona’s Books. Novels and Short Stories … More Books About Cuba