The essential to travel to Cuba
It is a fact that people when decide to travel to Cuba, have many doubts and questions since they want a perfect trip. First of all, in this article, you can find some tips for traveling to Cuba with complete peace of mind.
Firstly, if you want to travel to Cuba, you will need a visa. You must apply previously online by filling out the Cuba visa form or request it in your closest embassy.
We advise you to avoid clothes with dark and yellow colors since they attract mosquitoes. Try to use cotton or linen clothes.
We inform you that Cuba has two official currencies, the CUC and the CUP.
Firstly, the CUC is the Cuban convertible peso. It is the currency that you find in the automatic teller machines and the exchange houses.
On the other hand, the CUP is the Cuban peso. It is the national currency that Cubans use regularly.
Surely you will pay in CUC, but, if possible, try to pay in CUP due to are much cheaper.
4. Best time to travel to Cuba
The best time is from December to April. Also, regarding the number of days when you travel to Cuba, you should stay at least 15 days, so that you can see many things and enjoy the beauty of this country.
We recommend you bring an umbrella during your trip. It is common in Cuba to see many people with umbrellas in the street on sunny days due to the great heat.
6. Credit Card
We advise you to always carry cash, as there are many restaurants or shops that do not accept credit card payments.
We recommend you to carry a universal adapter in your suitcase, since the current in Cuba is like the US current, with two pins and 110V/60Hz current.
8. Eating in Cuba
There are several restaurants, but the most typical places are palates.
9. Medical Insurance
In order to enter Cuba, there is mandatory medical insurance. You can request the service from your country of residence.
Certainly, in this country, you are not going to have high-speed internet. There is no free internet, and very few sites have public WIFI. We advise you to always connect from the hotel.
We hope you finally decide to visit Cuba and do not forget these tips for traveling calm and safe.