View from above at a row of motorcycles parked at Hacienda Iznaga in Cuba.

Why You Should Travel to Cuba

If you’ve dreamed of experiencing the natural beauty and robust culture of Cuba, your time is now. From divers to hikers to history buffs, there’s something for everyone.

The Malécon at sunset. Photo © Diego Cervo/123rf.

Where to Find Havana’s Gay Nightlife

Havana has no established gay bars or clubs, which are banned, and the gay “scene” revolves around “hangout” street locales. Most nights there’s one or more gay parties at private venues, and everyone is welcome.

Turqoise water laps against a white sand beach at Varadero, Cuba.

Cuba’s Best Beaches

Cuba boasts glorious beaches. We’ve listed eight of the best for snorkeling, lounging, privacy, scenery, and amenities to help you pick where to go first.

Explore Cuba

Moon Cuba

Award-winning travel writer Christopher P. Baker highlights Cuba’s best lesser-known local hotspots, including Finca Manacas (the birthplace of Fidel), Parque Lennon, and Rumba de Salvador’s Alley. He also offers fun and creative travel suggestions, such as Havana’s Musical Feast; 10 Best Scenic Drives; and Dive Into Cuba. With in-depth information on Havana and complete coverage […]