An analog guy in a digital world

Month: January 2018

Valladolid and Bacalar

Valladolid and Bacalar

We came early to our hostel in Valladolid which is only 1,5 hours from Mérida. A lovely little town with not much to do besides Mayan ruins and cenotes. Our hostel “The Candelaria” was amazing, quiet and with a nice garden outback with kitchen, hammocks […]

Viva Mexico, Mérida and around

Viva Mexico, Mérida and around

On the 17th I had my flight from Havana to Cancùn in Mexico. I was picked up by a 1951 Chevrolet Deluxe a good way to leave Cuba. The flight was only 1 hour and 15 minutes. And I was delighted to be at a […]

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 […]

Adios, hasta luego!

Adios, hasta luego!

Sitting in Frankfurt and waiting for my plane to Havana. A trip that takes around 11 hours, so I will be there around 21.00 (Cuban time), which will then be 3.00 in Denmark. The first three nights is booked at a Casa particulare in the […]