Rio Miel bridge, part of Alejandro de Humboldt National Park.

Ecotourism in Eastern Cuba

Eastern Cuba receives relatively few visitors despite boasting many of Cuba’s preeminent national parks and historic sites. Here are some great cultural immersion and ecotourism ideas.

A green Cuban woodpecker.

Cuba for the Bird(er)s

With more than 350 bird species, Cuba is an ornithologist’s paradise. Here are the best spots for birdwatching, along with common and uncommon sightings.

A small tent on the floor of Waimanu Valley as the morning sun comes up.

Trekking to Waimanu Valley

The hike down to Waipi‘o and over the pali to Waimanu Valley is considered by many one of the top three treks in Hawaii. Here’s what you need to know to make the trip.