This wasn't my first trip down south, but never before had I spent so much time at the beach! The beach in Varadero is absolutely beautiful, and so is the water. It also helps that from 10:00 am to... more
While I was in Cuba, this was one of the best things we did. Our resort booked us on the day tour, as I'm sure all of the resorts do. We had some options, and we opted for the catamaran tour that had... more
There are around 32 diving sites-including one at the Piedras del Norte Cay Underwater Park-between the Bay of Matanzas and the western tip of the Jardines del Rey (Gardens of the King) Archipelago.... more
Next stop on our tour was a river cruise on the Miramar River. While at this stop we also got to watch a traditional Cuban dance and do some more souvenir shopping. Lobster dinner was offered on the... more
To find stirrups that even came close to my feet it was suggested that I try a different horse! Sorry, no adjustments here. Comfort? I think not. I wish I could have found a way to enjoy it but I can... more
At La Gruta del Vino you will find Mojito's to live for. Made with the freshest of ingredients (may be seasonal), Wilfredo makes the very best.
Enjoy while you are waiting for a fresh lobster tail... more
as in everthing you must know your stuff before buying,,whether a cigar or a purse.
The writer pays 60 cents to a dollar for the best sticks in cuba..
best for the novice to stay away from montes #4... more
Got this idea from 416Guy..... But Found out that its only done on mondays!! the day i arrived and left. Also Depends on the weather, too windy its a no go. But you do land on the beach at your hotel... more
The show and "swim with the dolphins" activity in the Delfinario in Varadero was great. It was especially good for kids.
Just make sure you get the right video before you leave. We got the wrong one. more
Its building, the beautiful blue-white chalet with earthenware tiles, is an excellent example of how popular the American style was in the beginning of the 20th century.
On Saturdays it celebrates... more
The 18 kilometer-long Varadero peninsula lies in the Hicacos region of Matanzas province and boasts the most famous beaches in Cuba. The luxurious stretches of blue Caribean water, with a temperature...
After reading some of the comments left on other travel websites,( mainly by Canadians ) we were a bit apprehensive about what to expect from Beaches Hotel. Thankfully, we were pleasantly suprised at...