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La Habana Magazine

November 2017

We include guest features from around Cuba, a detailed Havana Events Listing as well as our reviews of the best restaurants, bars, clubs, hotels and private accommodation.

Summer in Havana

Heat, heat and more heat. Late in the afternoon, we get torrential rainfall…

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Finding Cuba’s best beach

By Juliet Barclay   Urban travel sophisticates may try and persuade you that to find the real authentic Cuba, you

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Beach Party

Young Cubans trip to “la playa”

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Dining out in Havana

Eating out in Havana is a choice between a dozen private restaurants (paladares)

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TROPICANA: So many Yumas can’t be wrong

Politicians, businessmen and celebrities of the arts rubbed shoulders at Tropicana with American mobsters, US marines and Hollywood stars who

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Ten places to visit in Havana

Ten places you need to visit in Havana

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Stone Zoo: Somewhere between nature and art

The Stone Zoo was declared Cultural Heritage Site of Cuba on June 25, 1985 and today it is a must

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Cuba Beyond the Beach: Stories of Life in Havana

This intimate portrait of life in Havana, vibrates with the sounds of the city.

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An architectural stew

Havana has always been a very cosmopolitan city, open to different influences.

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Havana Nightlife—What’s trending

The best Cuban salsa clubs host world-class Cuban bands on a nightly basis.

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King Coconut in Havana

It could very well be that the number-one refreshing drink for most Cubans is “agua de coco,” or coconut milk.

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Paseo 206

Paseo 206 has been described as “a warm embrace between Cuba and Italy”, an effort to preserve the spiritual strength

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What’s happening today in Cuban Rock Music

by Ricardo Alberto Pérez Some Cuban rock music connoisseurs and performers think that the genre is not going through its

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Guámpara Music: Feet planted in Santiago de Cuba but eyes on the continent

If you describe Guámpara Music as a brand-new project, you will find it’s only half the story.

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The Road to Electronic Music in Cuba

Electronic sounds have set new challenges and frontiers to contemporary music.

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Colossus at Dawn

by Sebastian Caniveille Some distance after you cross the Almendares River and just before you leave Playa municipality, in that

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Less Is More

by Patricia Font When the artist Wilfredo Prieto exhibited his by now unforgettable half full or half empty glass of

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SNET: The Shortest Distance

By Rosario Falls The shortest distance between two points is defined by the type of connection those points have managed

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Goodbye Tamagotchi, welcome Cosplayers

by Luciana Díaz The kids of my generation had an odd hobby that I don’t think existed in any other

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Tradicionales de los 50: Embodying the Golden Age of Cuban music

by Ricardo Alberto Pérez Among the many surprises and satisfactions that the Havana night generally offers both visitors and nationals,

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