U.S Secretary of State John Kerry in Havana this week!

US Embassy Havana
US Embassy Havana

From John Kirby, Spokesperson for the U.S Department of State, confirmed that this coming Friday 14th August 2015, U.S Secretary of State John Kerry will be travelling to Havana, Cuba for the official raising of the US Flag and opening of the US Embassy in Havana, Cuba. This historic trip will mark the first U. S Secretary of State visit to the island since 1945.

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Cuban Literacy Campaign

Jośe Martí
To be educated is the only way to be free, Jośe Martí

Since 1961, no nation has been able to match Cuba’s incredibly rapid improvement in literacy.  More than 50 years on, illiteracy rates remain at critical levels in less developed nations around the world. Strangely, illiteracy is increasing in my home country, the United Kingdom – one of the richest nations on the planet!

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The Cuba Health Care System

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Riding The Guagua Around Havana

Every other day I use the local public bus services in Habana. In Cuba, the “buses” are called gauguas, pronounced “wawa" - like the sound a baby makes when it cries! As we are travellers and not tourists we do not need to use the Habana Tour Bus!

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Tour and Holidays to Cuba