The following are what we consider the best websites
and resources for Cuba travel.
TRAVEL ADVICE -
GUIDES - MAPS
Lonely Planet Cuba Travel Forum
Have a specific question about Cuba travel ? The regulars on this
forum have the answers. The most popular Cuba travel forum on the web.
Tips: Havana Independently
Conner Gorry, full-time Havana resident and professional travel
writer, tells you how to "roll like a local".
Handbooks Cuba by Christopher P. Baker
Our favorite guide book. Extremely informative and written with passion.
A very detailed road map of the Island that is also downloadable.
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Office of Foreign Assets Control - General License
The new general license for Cuba travel is self-authorized by you.
OnCuba aims at being a communication bridge between Cuba and the United States, addressing Cuban culture, sports and everyday life with a human approach.
Showcases the best in Cuban culture, life-style, sport, travel, art, film, and more revealed through the eyes of the best writers, photographers and filmmakers, both Cuban and international, who live, work, travel, and play in Cuba. Beautiful photos, opinionated reviews, insightful articles, and insider travel tips.
Havana Cultura exists to enable Havana’s artists to show the world what they do, and to let the world see and hear what they have to say about their work, their life and their city.
News, interviews, opinion, Cuba travel, Cuba diaries.
The fascinating and witty blog of Conner Gorry, full-time Havana resident
and professional travel writer.
A very slick online magazine featuring popular culture in Cuba and abroad.
LaHabana.com - Monthly Cultural Guide
What's happening in Havana - art, theater, movies, music, dance,
The most up to date Havana popular music calendar. Go to "cartelera" for all the weekly events.
A very complete daily cultural and events calender covering all of Cuba.
An comprehensive directory of restaurants in Havana with a very
useful search function.
HAVANA CULTURAL CENTERS
Fabrica Del Arte Cubano
Music-dance performances, avant guard art & photo galleries, bars & eateries, theater productions, movies - all in a refurbished peanut oil factory.
Cuba has a museum for everything under the Sun.
MUSIC HISTORY BOOK
and It's Music" by Ned Sublette
The definitive book on Cuban music and it's history. The book is highly
engaging and required reading for any music student traveling to Cuba.