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Address: Toda la Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
Phone Number: +53-52478045
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Activities: City walk sightseeing, Shopping, Dining
Description: Bohemian, rhythmically Latin, certainly picturesque and, above all...
Bohemian, rhythmically Latin, certainly picturesque and, above all, charming.
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Beautiful old buildings

Take a walking tour with a licensed guide. You will get more information in a concise manner and won't have to be concerned about how to locate a building or area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Very ugly, have to make an effort to appreciate the beauty in it. Unclean streets, garbage smells all over the place. Nice buildings, but it is hard to see the conditions they live in.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Take a walking tour with a licensed guide. You will get more information in a concise manner and won't have to be concerned about how to locate a building or area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Old Havana ist a must-see. We spent 3 nights in Havana in February 2015 and it's the perfect length of time. You can wander the streets and markets, explore bars and restaurants and sip mojitos by quaint little squares. The Capitolio had some restorative work done to it while we were there, but still looked stunning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Just get out and walk and look around. So much history and life to the area. The buildings are amazing and you could slow down sit on a seat (with or without a mohitjo) and watch Cuban life all around you. Felt very safe including when I couldn't sleep walking around by myself in the semi dawn at 5.30am

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Very old City. but with the live of latin culture. the place is perfect to think about how used to be 60 year ago. some places are very clean in the city, but others are rally dirty. you will find many places to eat for really cheap. if you like to walk you will also enjoy walking with confidence. the... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Yes, it is the most incredible trip I have taken. Much to write about this wonderful place with the most incredible stories, not only from the city's history but from the people that live there. We quickly we hopped in the hotels shuttle bus to Habana Vieja (I will write the locations name as they are in spanish) and started... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

When you visit cuba, you must have these to simplify your trip: -a travel book -applicatons below: +cuba: to find sightseeing points, restaurants,museum in cities ( navigation facility exists) +be-on-road: navigation to find your way ( audio guidance exists) +osmandmaps: navigation to find your way, interesting points ...(audio guidance doesn't exist) Note: In cities, you can find interesting points by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

A lot cheap trinkets for sale, but nice stuff mixed in. A few beggars, fewer than the streets of the average American City, and most of them offer at least a token in return. A favorite ploy is to offer a one-peso moneda nacional money, the one with Che on, for "only five (convertible) pesos", which is about 125 times... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We had an excellent guide with just a small group. Our guide knew her history and the city well. I would take a longer tour next time, maybe include lunch in one of the old plazas where there is music. It was July and a very hot day, so I think our guide tried to keep it short. Incidentally, we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Old Havana has many beautiful historical buildings. Some must still be restaured but they are working on it. It is very nice to walk around and to enjoy the atmosphere, good coctailbars, the restaurants and especially the Cuban music.

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Address: Toda la Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
Phone Number: +53-52478045
Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Havana

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