Havana, Cuba is a stunning city, full of culture and pride, beauty and complexity. Though many gravitate toward Cuba for vintage cars and Hemingway, Havana is very much a city that is happening today. It is filled with art and music, trendy restaurants and fashion designers and a rich history that still shapes so much of life in Cuba. It’s the type of place that quickly captures your heart and imagination. It’s a place unlike any other, a place full of its own kind of magic.
This complete guide will help you cut through the confusion and discover everything you need to know about travel to Cuba. Get the scoop on the logistics such as visas, money and communication once in Cuba; discover Havana’s neighborhoods and where to stay; and plan your perfect (and legal) trip with recommendations on restaurants, sights and things to do once in Havana. I’ve even included a sample itinerary and some things to understand about Cuba before you go.