Travel Journal Posts

Cuba part II: Cienfuegos & Santiago de Cuba

Havana, Cuba's largest city, has 2 million inhabitants, while Cienfuegos has about 100,000. It's considered by Cubans we met the most beautiful city in Cuba in which they'd like to live or retire to, and is known as the "Pearl of the South." &nb...

Cuba Vacation -- Havana, A first glimpse

It seems every American taking a first-time Cuba vacation does so with a bit of apprehension as to what to expect, what their limitations will be, will the food be okay, and so on.  Every American you meet that returns from visiting Cuba...

Fathom Cruise to Cuba

To be truthful, I signed up to cruise to Cuba with fathom on Adonia with rather low expectations; but given all the cruise lines in the marketplace, I was fascinated by the niche they wanted to carve out in social impact travel, and had a...

Washington DC

Washington, DC should be on every American's bucket list. The memorials, museums, historic sites and buildings are abundant and nicely represent America's heritage as well as many world events.  You can spend as much as 5-7 days here, as...

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