After a colourful and interesting drive from Havana to Varadero, we finally reached our Hotel, which was the Barcelo Solymar Arenas Blancas. We stayed here mainly because I was working at the Barcelo in Mexico and got a little bit of discount. It is a All-Inclusive resort, which is almost the norm in Varadero. I…

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  GENERAL FACTS OF CUBA/ DATOS GENERALES DE CUBA • AIRPORT: The main international airport in Cuba is the José Martí International Airport. • CURRENCY: Cuba has a dual currency system, whereby most wages and prices are set in Cuban pesos “CUP” (the currency in which Cuban citizens are paid and which is used for staples and…

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