Category: Cuba

+ folk sitter på trappan till Casa de la musica

Trinidad

Do not fold the ticket! Don’t absolutely fold the ticket! Don’t forget that you can’t fold the ticket! The queue was full of tourists that moved slowly forward. Buying tickets for the tourist train that went out to the sugar plantation seemed to be a lengthy process. When everyone finally got their tickets, we went out into the gazing sun and waited for the … Read More Trinidad

+ kvällssolen skiner på husen i Cienfuegos

Cienfuegos

The reins was hanging on a hook in the ceiling. The driver jumped down and left us alone in the cart after the horse. He disappeared around the corner. What happened? What would we do if the horse set off at full gallop? We sat there surprised and looked at each other. We wanted to arrive at La Punta before the sunset . We … Read More Cienfuegos

+ Vinales valley

Vinales

Deeply focused I stood and tried to get the whole statue into the picture. I wanted some of the beautiful background too. After half an eternity, I was satisfied, took a picture and began to move past the statue. Totally terrified, I screamed loudly. The statue had begun to walk towards me with the hand stretched out. I was not prepared for this. We … Read More Vinales

+ Vinales valley

Vinales

Otherwise we have a special drink here. It contains mandarin juice and some other juices. Then you choose how much rum you want to pour into your drink. What do you say? Would you rather have our special drink or do you still want beer? asked the man behind the bar counter in the cave bar. We take both……. Vinales valley We checked in … Read More Vinales

+ gata i Havanna

Havana

You got a nice overview of the city as you slowly went forward in the red vintage car. The gentle wind made the curls flutter. The arm leaning on the door and everything felt very right. The driver guided us around Havana and stopped along the way. El Malecon The people meet here in the afternoons and evenings to socialize, drink beer and dance … Read More Havana

+ vintagebil i Havanna

Havana

The metal gate was opened with a bang. On the bar counter, the glasses were in a row, prepared with mint leavs. It was 10 am and we were first of all. Dos mojitos, por favor! The bartender unscrewed the cap on the bottle and sprinkled nonchalantly the first splash in the air. He began to fill the glasses. He poured and poured and … Read More Havana