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Address: Toda la Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
Phone Number: +53-52478045
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Bohemian, rhythmically Latin, certainly picturesque and, above all,...

Bohemian, rhythmically Latin, certainly picturesque and, above all, charming.

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Lots of great history be wary of the pan handlers

I advise not going on an organized tour bus if you want to avoid the onrush of panhandlers and street merchant as they wait and watch for the tourist busses. A local can give you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Kamloops, Canada
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I advise not going on an organized tour bus if you want to avoid the onrush of panhandlers and street merchant as they wait and watch for the tourist busses. A local can give you the same tour and let you out at a different location as to avoid some of them. Havana people have lots of ways to try... More 

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Cleator, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A beautiful old half derelict Hispanic part of town , some parts being restored which is good to see and some parts decaying but with sign of life and families scratching out an existence as best they can , is hard to see but the people are happy and smiling and do seem pleased to see tourists

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Old Havana is the nicest part of the city. Take a coco taxi to get there - really fun. Good restaurants.

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Seattle, Washington
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Old Havana is a special place in history. The government along with some private investors are remodeling buildings and many historic lcons in the city.

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sandy utah
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154 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

In it's day, it must have been one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It looks like nothing has been done since the revolution

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Without doubt Old Havana is the 'jewel in the crown' of Cuba and every bit as fascinating as I had hoped. Beautiful old colonial buildings, many in the process of renovation. Lots to see and an absolutely fascinating glimpse of the social history of Cuba of yesterday and today. Magnificent!

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visiting Old Havana the sights are like stepping back through the decades. Old cars and older buildings. Large squares and narrow side streets. Local musicians play and peddlers try to sell their wares. Visit now before it changes, as it surely will with the thawing of Cuban/American relations.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a 3 day tour in and around Havana and it's certainly worth a visit Perhaps it will change if the USA drops its embargo, but at the moment it's worthwhile taking a tour round the place. Shabby in most places, but with a sparkle to it. Worth seeing Plaza Armas, Hemingway's hotel and of course the rum factory.... More 

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Glen Allen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a day spent in old and new havana... old havana has so much history and the architecture is amazing! The buildings all need allot of work (refurbish/pain/update) it is falling apart but again it is a poor country and they just can't afford to up keep. Must see though when in Cuba.

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Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the place is very nice and gives you the impration how havana used to be. nice restaurants. very cleen and nice to wald there

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