Tag Archives: Havana

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Cuba, Day 2, Part 2: Old Plaza, San Francisco Plaza, El Templete Restaurant

It’s time for us to return to Cuba and continue our exploration of the once largely forbidden (to US citizens, anyway) now somewhat accessible island. Valeria and I traveled with Ross Halleck of Halleck Vineyard […]

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Cuba, Day 2, Part 1 Plaza de Armas, Cathedral Square, Mercaderes Street

It’s time for us to head back to Cuba, so we can continue to explore its history, people, music and food. In my first blog in this series, I gave an overall introduction to the trip […]

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Cuba Day 1, Part 2: Viva la Revolución!

Let’s continue our travels in Cuba, shall we? We began this series of blogs with an Introduction, started diving into the details in Part 1, then stopped for lunch at El Aljibe. It had already […]

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El Aljibe Restaurant, Havana, Cuba

It had been a long day! Up at 4:00am for an early flight from Miami to Havana, Cuba. Off the plane on onto a bus to the Plaza de la Revolución, then to a couple of parks. […]

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Cuba: Day 1, Part 1: Miami to Havana, Revolution Square, Almendares Park, Miramar Park

In my previous post about Cuba, Cuba Part 1 — Introduction, I gave an overview of my impressions of the sites, sounds and flavors of Cuba. That was just a taste, however, of everything I […]

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Cuba Part 1 – Introduction

Go to Cuba. As soon as you can. Why? Let me share my reasons with you, based on a week-long cultural exchange tour there organized by Halleck Vineyard for members of its Inner Circle Wine Club. Later, I […]

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