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Popular Cuban Words & Phrases to Live Like a Local

After a visit to any Cuban nightclub, restaurant, or market, you’ll notice that the Spanish language is as vibrant as the country of Cuba itself. Although the larger cities and tourist areas are home to English-speaking Cubans, knowing these simple Spanish phrases will get you far during your Cuban journey.


Cuban Slang Terms

¿Qué bolá contigo?
What’s up with you? How’s it going? Bolá is also frequently spelled as volá.

Acere
A friend, a dude. This is an informal way of addressing...


My Havana Birthday - Loni Swain

My Havana Birthday - Loni Swain

After hearing about the new travel regulations i was so worried that people would not be able to visit Cuba. But i was extremely relieved to hear that travel to Cuba was still legal and that Americans could still experience the magic of Cuba like I had with the help of Hasta Cuba.

Thanksgiving Cuban Dishes

Thanksgiving Cuban Dishes

 Even if it’s just one dish, adding a bit of flavor from another culture will make for a great conversation piece as well as a few happy bellies.


Below are some of our favorite Cuban dishes you can squeeze in between the mashed potatoes and gravy on your Thanksgiving spread.


New Cuba Policy, Same Great Experiences

New Cuba Policy, Same Great Experiences

After months of anticipation, the final announcement for Cuban regulations has been released. It has been such a sigh of relief to know that we are able to continue to offer an array of impressively curated programs with a focus on supporting the people of Cuba.

Cuba Behind a 55mm Lens by Jazelle Prado

Cuba Behind a 55mm Lens by Jazelle Prado

I was your standard post-grad art student who needed something; from life, from photography, from color, from people - from anything. I had been wanting to visit Cuba ever since reading A Moveable Feast and One Hundred Years of Solitude..  I’d fantasize about the pictures I would take and which cameras I would bring that would tell my story best.