Tag: Cuba

Mile Marker 0: Ending or Beginning?

Key West Day Trip from Miami Travel Guide. Where to find the best Key Lime Pie? How to get around the island?
Key West is the southernmost point of the continental U.S. I have heard about Key West for a long time, but I never really understood this place. I found out the island has some pretty unique and iconic highlights… I saw Chicken, Old Town, Mile 0 Marker, a perfect sunset and a lot more.

Back to 1953 – The Next Day…

The mission for the morning is to visit the four plazas in the Old Havana, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that contains the core of the original city. Apart from the heritage spots within the area, Havana is also filled with stories and antidotes about the legendary American novelist Ernest Hemingway…

Back to 1953

1953: the year when the Cuban Revolution took place and since then the time in Havana stood still, owing to the American embargo. This policy had Cuba perfectly preserved as a giant, spectacular open-air museum of 1950s communism without the American influence – the country has no chain stores, no fast food, no Coca Cola, no Starbucks, and even no outdoor advertising… the country, to a lot of travelers, is unique and fascinating.