Category Archives: Big Trips

Trinidad, (Cuba)

“One of the best preserved colonial cities in the Caribbean” On this day trip from our base Varadero, we would come to discover not just one, but three cities: Santa Clara, Trinidad and Cienfuegos. While Santa Clara was brief just … Continue reading

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Varadero, (Cuba)

“Playa Azul”, “One of the largest resorts in the Caribbean” Leaving behind Havana where we’ve spent the first 5 days in the country visiting such a vibrant capital city and some excursions that we did nearby, it’s time for an … Continue reading

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Vinales, (Cuba)

“Tobacco plantation land” Still tired upon recently landing in Havana at the start of this trip, but it was either this date or never to come to the west of the country and visit the UNESCO World Heritage listed Viñales … Continue reading

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Havana, (Cuba)

“The City of Columns”, “Rome of the Caribbean”, “Paris of the Antilles” One last flight and trip for the year 2017, the beginning of a longer holiday until mid January. A year full of surprises and great traveling experiences which will be … Continue reading

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Buffalo, (USA)

“The Queen City”, “The Nickel City”, “City of Light”, “The City of Good Neighbors” Although not originally in my plans, it was a terrible temptation not to come here and let the occasion go. After all, what other occasion I … Continue reading

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Niagara Falls, (Canada)

“The most powerful waterfall in North America”, “Border of Canada and the USA” A first time ever trip to Canada could not be without coming to one of the most spectacular natural places on the planet, the Niagara Falls. So … Continue reading

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Toronto, (Canada)

“The New York of Canada”, “The Big Smoke”, “The Queen City”, “T.O.”, “T-Dot” As unexpected as it sounds, planning a trip to Canada this year was never considered, however returning one more time to New York City was the plan … Continue reading

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Hiroshima and Itsukushima, (Japan)

“Broad Island”, “First city in history to be destroyed by an atomic bomb” Coming to our last and farthest stop-over along this journey through Japan, we could not leave without visiting one of the most known places on earth, Hiroshima. … Continue reading

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