El Floridita, cradle of mojito in Cuba

El Floridita, cradle of mojito in Cuba

As we told you, you will not be able to tell your friends that you have knewn Havana without having visited La Bodeguita del Medio: the Mojito Temple in Cuba. Let us add another site to your list of essential visits. It is the cradle of the Daiquiri, Hemingway’s second favorite bar in Havana, El […]

Eternal Bodeguita del Medio in Old Havana

Eternal Bodeguita del Medio in Old Havana

You cannot tell anyone “I already know La Habana” if you have not visited The Cuban Mojito Temple: La Bodeguita del Medio. It is almost a “sin” not to come here. It is one of the most famous Cuban restaurants in the world and one of the main tourist places of the city. In La […]

Mejunje at Santa Clara, a Cuban cultural oasis

Mejunje at Santa Clara, a Cuban cultural oasis

Thirty years has passed and Mejunje is still there, in Marta Abreu street in Santa Clara city . Unconventional is its trump card. It was created on January 26, 1985, as a place for meeting intellectuals friends but later it was became in the cultural heart of this city in central Cuba. This multifaceted cultural […]

Rumayor Cabaret: Cuban traditions come to life

Rumayor Cabaret: Cuban traditions come to life

On the outskirts of the city of Pinar del Río, just at kilometer 1 of the road that leads to the tourist town of Viñales, a singular Cabaret attracts the attention of hundreds of national and foreign visitors. The flagship of the Cuban West, Rumayor Cabaret, has been for decades an attractive cultural proposal for […]

Enguayabera, Alamar Cultural Center

Enguayabera, Alamar Cultural Center

For several months the capital of all Cubans reopens new cultural centers for the population. The idea of rescuing declared dismantled buildings and turns them to spaces for cultural activities, is an idea applauds. Is undoubtedly the new multipurpose cultural center of the Havana neighborhood of Alamar, named “Enguayabera” is one of its best exponents. […]

Made in cuba

Made in cuba

A friend asked me one day to go in Havana at night and enjoy young art made in Cuba. Altamira space: to such a question, a proposal immediately went off in my mind. And, if it comes to young contemporary art, this place is the best choice The Altamira project conforms Space generated by a […]

A Factory for Cuban Art (FAC)

A Factory for Cuban Art (FAC)

The old factory ceased to be abandoned. Those great ships long were devoid of movement, today are filled with an energetic and colorful dynamics. Before: a factory for industrial purposes, now: A Cuban Art Factory (FAC). This is known in this this multipurpose cultural space that during the two years of its implementation has stolen […]