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Cuba Quick Facts


Capital
Havana
Area
110 860 km² (almost half of UK)
Population
11 242 628 hab.
Language
Spanish
Currency
Cuban Pesos (CUP)
Electricity
110 v / 60 Hz
Dial code
53
Time zone
GMT -5 hours

What's going on in Cuba

Find out about the latest happenings in Cuba, from restaurant and hotel openings to special events, annual festivals, exhibitions, street fairs, new developments, political changes, the building of new attractions, travel updates, special offers, incentives or activities going on in hotels and everything else in between.

We keep a close eye on all Cuba-related affairs so you don't miss a thing about what's going on in the island, when and where. With locally-based news writers, we strive to bring you the freshest news content on everything in Cuba, straight from press - careful they're piping hot!

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What Prince Charles and Camilla got up to in Havana during their second day in Cuba

What Prince Charles and Camilla got up to in Havana during their second day in Cuba

It’s official now, The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall have arrived in Cuba and are currently enjoying their second day in the biggest of all Caribbean islands. We’ve done some digging to find out more details about what they’ll be getting up to during their time in Havana and we learnt that they’re going beyond the capital to explore the new coastal Mariel development.

Prince Charles to become first British royal to visit Cuba in over half a century

Prince Charles to become first British royal to visit Cuba in over half a century

During his 12-day Caribbean tour, HRH Prince Charles will be making a stop in Cuba on 24th March as part of an official visit to strengthen bilateral cultural ties and discuss trade and climate change. The visit follows Prince Charles private meeting in London with Cuba´s new president Miguel Diaz-Canel last November and will mark a historical momentum between the two countries following the UK’s imminent departure from the European Union.

National Geographic publishes 25 captivating pictures of Cuba

National Geographic publishes 25 captivating pictures of Cuba

An online publication by National Geographic documents Cuba with a series of stunning pictures illustrating the country´s many faces. From untouched landscapes, dramatic rural settings, spectacular beaches, iconic imagery, political rallies and candid urban beauty to the quirks of daily life, traditional celebrations and classic cars, of course! Here we revisit the places they shot and tell you a bit more of the moments they captured, most of which you can experience on a Cuba holiday.

Seven Melia hotels in Cuba nominated for the 26th edition of the World Travel Awards

Seven Melia hotels in Cuba nominated for the 26th edition of the World Travel Awards

Melia Cuba does it again. The Spanish hotelier who runs the largest percentage of foreign hotels in the island and whose prestige is widely recognised in Cuba and beyond has just welcomed the news that seven of its Cuba properties have been nominated for the World Travel Awards 2019. Among their nominated Cuba hotels is the recently opened Paradisus Los Cayos, a luxury eco-resort in one of Cayo Santa Maria´s finest beach stretches.

American Airlines and JetBlue battle it out to be granted new licences for Cuba flights

American Airlines and JetBlue battle it out to be granted new licences for Cuba flights

Building up to what it could become a fierce and bloody battle between the two American giants, American Airlines is charging against JetBlue in order to be granted more licenses for Cuba flights. After the submitting of applications to the DOT by both airlines (American requested permission for the Miami-Havana route while JetBlue asked for the Fort-Lauderdale-Havana route), American Airlines claims that JetBlue’s FLL-HAV service has flown with an “overabundance” of empty seats in the past.

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Hotels

More than 1065 hotels in Cuba to suit your budget and needs. From 5* luxury city chic to charismatic casas particulares and relaxed seaside resorts at the edge of town.

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Tours

Tours

Get a fully guided insight into Cuba's many attractions with our extensive selection of tours and learn as you wander through wondrous landscapes and captivating cityscapes.

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Experiences

Experiences

Breathe the real Cuba through expertly handcrafted journeys that will give you a more immersive experience of the island’s nature, culture and history.

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places to visit

Places to visit

Explore the many places of interest found all over Cuba with our full list of attractions and mustn’t-miss highlights. From restaurants to museums, festivals and events.

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