While on Holidays

/While on Holidays

Do Cubans expect me to tip?

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Tipping is becoming a more recognised part of the Cuban society and generally with the economic hardships experienced on the island, local people rely on tips to be able to purchase the basic requirements for [...]

Do Cubans expect me to tip?2017-07-15T17:10:19+00:00

What can I buy while on holidays?

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Shopping mainly consists of souvenir items such as art, handicrafts, books, music, t-shirts, rum, and cigars. Take extreme care when purchasing cigars to make sure you are buying them from a legal shop as authorities [...]

What can I buy while on holidays?2017-07-15T17:10:19+00:00

Would my holiday be affected by public holidays?

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On public holidays in Cuba tourism sites tend to stay open and the tourism infrastructure operates as usual. However, be prepared for unannounced closures, especially at political sites when the holiday has a political or [...]

Would my holiday be affected by public holidays?2017-07-15T17:10:19+00:00

Can I use ATM machines and bank cards in Cuba?

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The number of ATM machines are increasing in Cuba, especially in Havana, ask our reps or hotel staff for their locations. Before travel, we recommend checking with the provider of your debit/credit cards that they [...]

Can I use ATM machines and bank cards in Cuba?2017-07-15T17:10:19+00:00

Will I be able to use my mobile phone in Cuba?

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As a rule, the mobile phone network in Cuba is focused on the main cities and resorts where coverage can be surprisingly good, but still liable to connection problems and delays in sending and receiving [...]

Will I be able to use my mobile phone in Cuba?2017-07-15T17:10:19+00:00