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Cuba

La Habana Pt. II

La Habana Pt. II

So I was excited to get back to Havana after 10 days of getting used to the Cuban way of life. My hosts in Cienfuegos booked a hostal in Havana for me along with a taxi collectivo to get me there. This time I got […]

Cienfuegos, La Perla del sur

Cienfuegos, La Perla del sur

On the 12th I took a taxi from Trinidad to Cienfuegos. He recommended that we’d take a trip through the mountains and “El Nicho” a beautiful waterfall in the mountains. In a 20 year old daewoo we went trough the mountains, on terrible roads. My […]

Chicken truck to Trinidad

Chicken truck to Trinidad

On the 9th I took the taxi collectivo from Viñales to Trinidad. And old 1950s truck pulls up, we drive around Viñales to pickup people for more than an hour (Cuban efficiency). Finally leaving Viñales with 14 people in the truck, we drive for 4 […]

Beautiful Viñales

Beautiful Viñales

On the 6th at noon I took a taxi collectivo from my hostal in Havana with two Austrians and the German I traveled with the first day. The ride was 2-3 hours long, and was 20 CUC pr person. We traveled in an old Peugeot […]

First days in Havana

First days in Havana

Havana… where to begin?! As soon as I landed I was approached by two German girls, after some debate we came to some agreement with a cab driver who then took us to Havana. We checked in at our casa and went for a beer […]