Cuba

Cuba ‘BOOM’ in tourism

Cuba ‘BOOM’ in tourism I have been selling & travelling to Cuba for 17 years now and Cuba ‘BOOM’ in tourism is very noticable. I have probably been there 12 times over the years & without doubt the biggest changes have happened in the last 6 years. Most changes have been for the better as the transport standards improved, the …

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Fiona’s Birthday Trip to Cuba March 2014

  I have always loved my trips to Cuba so when I was thinking what to do for my big birthday – the number never to be mentioned- it seemed obvious I should go back to Cuba, where I also celebrated my slightly less big birthday 10 years before. This time I had friends that had had enough of hearing …

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The ultimate wedding gift – Your Honeymoon!

Worldwide Holidays, specialists in tailor made holidays to exotic locations, have developed the ultimate wedding gift – your honeymoon.  Our  innovative and exciting wedding list service allows honeymoon couples to chose a dream honeymoon destination and provides your wedding guests, family & friends the opportunity to contribute towards its cost, or alternatively, buy special activities for you to experience on …

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Time might be running out for the classic Cuban cars

Raul Castro, the president of Cuba has recently announced a change in policy which will now allow Cubans to buy and sell used cars from the end of the 1959 revolution. Previously Cubans were not allowed to buy and sell cars which resulted in many very old cars being used by locals to travel around in. These unique Cuban cars …

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Holidays to Cuba – A step back in time

1952 Cuban Car Cuba is a fascinating country, with such an interesting history.  Not so long ago, back in 1959 Fidel Castro along with Che Guevara & others successfully overthrew the American backed Cuban dictator Batista, taking back the 75% of foreign owned land & nationalised it all. When all the Americans quickly left Cuba they had to abandon all …

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Cuba, come at us!

As many of you will know I love my holidays to Cuba & will be back there again in February!! Exciting news is that in April, Cuba is coming to us- well London anyway!! For those of you that want to salsa dance there are workshops in the day & the parties start each evening. The event runs from the 8th to …

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Returning from my trip to Cuba

Hola.. Am back from yet another wonderful trip to Cuba.. AND I missed all the snow everyone was texting me about!! There was not a sign of it o my return so wonder if it was all a joke!! This was a quick week’s holiday so was primarily to relax & get some sun. Varadero beach is so lovely & …

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Watch out Cuba!

A quick blog before my trip to Cuba on Sunday. For many of my clients I am sure you will already know that I think Cuba is the best place to go in the Caribbean. There are fabulous beaches, wonderful colonial cities to visit, history, wonderful people, lots of very cheap rum & of course fantastic weather!! I tend to …

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Fishing Tournament in Cuba

The first Jardines del Rey International Fishing Tournament has been announced and will be held in the beautiful region of Cayo Guillermo and is open to both professional and amateur fishermen alike. The fishing tournament will take place at Jardines del Rey International Marina of Cayo Guillermo from October 18th to October 22nd of 2010 and those taking part in …

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Over 2 million people visit Cuba in 2010

The Cuba Tourist board has recently reported that this unique Country has now had over 2 million visitors since the start of 2010, beating last years record by 12 days. Cuba is remembered for its naturally warm and welcoming atmosphere. The friendly people of Cuba have a passionate approach to life that has been enticing visitors for decades so it …

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