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Jul

31

What to Pack for Cuba - 9 Things You Need, According to Experts

Travel to Cuba is easier than ever – and so is packing with this list of nine things our Cuba travel experts suggest bringing to the island.

At its closest point, Cuba is just 103 miles from Florida. But once you’re on the island, some common place items are harder to find. As you’re getting ready to pack for Cuba, make sure these items are in your bag. 

Sun Protection


Jul

31

Our Lady of Charity - The Story of Cuba's Patron Saint

Our Lady of Charity of El Cobre, the patroness of Cuba is one of the most important symbols in Cuban culture and the Roman Catholic church.


Jul

31

5 Reasons to Visit Bayamo

Among the island’s oldest cities, Bayamo, Cuba is a hub of colonial culture, rich history and modern entertainment with the famous Fiesta de la Cubanía.

1. Bayamo is the second oldest colonial city in Cuba


Jul

10

RIERA STUDIO

Observe artists in action at this independent workshop for Cubans with mental health disorders.

Cuba’s art scene flourishes in large part due to support and funding from the government. So to help showcase outsider voices, Samuel Riera launched the independent Riera Studio in 2012. Built outside mainstream art institutions, the Riera Studio is a space for artists with no formal training and people on the margins of Cuban society.


Jul

10

D’BRUJAS PROJECT

Meet a private business owner who’s gained attention locally and in the US for natural, handmade soaps.


Jul

10

CASANOVA POTTERY STUDIO

Get hands-on at a pottery making class as you learn to make Camagüey’s traditional earthenware pots – tinajones


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