Havana is the capital of Cuba, a sprawling city of 3 million. It lies at the very northwest of the island. Most people start their trip in Havana and it has a pleasant old and worn feeling to it. The local mix of cigars, rum and music, combined with the numerous vintage cars still driving the Havana streets, has a huge attraction to people.
Hurricane Sandy: Santiago, Cuba
Hi family and friends, we have news from NZ that many of you heard about Hurricane Sandy which resulted in some fatalities in Santiago , Cuba. We were in Havanna at the time. While the wind and seas got up a bit hurricane Sandy fortunately by-passed Havanna. We are all fine, Sean & Rachel ...
Posted in Our Family Adventure to South America by Fletchers