Caribbean Tourism

Festivals

Excursions

Havana Regla: You can take a ferry from nearby the Customs House, opposite Calle Santa Clara in Old Havana (or the Ruta 6 bus from Zulueta y Virtudes inland), to Regla, which has a largely black population and a long, rich and still active cultural history of the Yoruba and santería. The extension room of the Museo Municipal de Regla (Martí 158 entre...

Festivals

July is a good time to visit Santiago if you want to catch the carnival, although New Year is also lively with parades and street parties (Havana’s carnival is in February, but it is not such an exciting affair). New Year is celebrated everywhere as the anniversary of the Revolution, so you can expect speeches as well as parties. Throughout the year there...