Hilton Hotels & Resorts | by Vera H. May 12, 2017 — It is hard to explain the magic of Havana. The Cuban capital has a uniquely captivating vibe, difficult to understand until you are there. Despite its generally run down physical state and struggles under the current regime, the city is intensely beautiful, vivacious and spirited. It has a certain sense of pride, resilience, and survival, that can only develop in a place that has seen it all. Havana easily counts as one of the most photogenic places I have ever been to and is strangely addictive, making you want to stay longer or come back too soon.
The few days I spent in Havana were simply not enough and there is much I will have to save for my next trip, but here are 12 experiences that I loved and recommend to fellow travelers.