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Address: Havana, Cuba
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Bohemian, rhythmically Latin, certainly picturesque and, above all,...

Bohemian, rhythmically Latin, certainly picturesque and, above all, charming.

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Beautiful city - perfect for walking around to take in the sights

Amazing history, new sights around every plaza, just amble along the streets and you'll turn a corner to see something historic - Hemingways bar (La Bodeguita del Medio), the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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182 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing history, new sights around every plaza, just amble along the streets and you'll turn a corner to see something historic - Hemingways bar (La Bodeguita del Medio), the Pharmacy Museum, a beautiful fountain. I loved Havana - it was the highlight of my trip.

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California
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

About 10-20 square blocks of restored areas. Wander down side streets to see locals living in the un-restored buildings.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This city has lots of old old building. good place to walk around safe during the day.. did not walk a night.. there a street beggers so be ware just smile and walk on. plan you bathroom according lost of pay bath room do not have seats... yes seats... if there are lots of police there is someone importante in... More 

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Halmstad, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I love to walk around the streets and just watch the old houses, the vintage cars and the Cuban people.

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Luton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You must visit all the tourist places but also check out some of the remote streets and cafes which give you an idea of how the Cubans live. Don't get caught with always 'giving' money; you cannot help everyone. The Cubans are lovely and friendly people who want you to have a good time.

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Take your time and walk around the old city and stop and have a beer in the square and just people watch. It is extremely safe and people will stop to talk with you.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 304 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I can't imagine going to Havana without visiting the Old Havana area. We stayed 1/2 a block off the Plaza Vieja - this was a great location. We enjoyed: Walking the streets, listening to music, people watching, eating, drinking, seeing the old architecture, walking by the water. We felt safe walking there. We were travelling with another couple. Don't drive... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A lovely atmosphere and we felt very safe walking the streets. There are many interesting buildings, market stalls, souvenir shopsand museum

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Old Havana was like taking a step back in time. It's beautiful and untouched. The government is also ensuring that the buildings are getting refurbished so they keep their original look.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been wanting to go to Havana for decades. Its great. Cuban food, Cuban women, Cuban music everywhere. Friendly people, inexpensive. Wonderful architecture, amazing sites. A place caught in time.

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