La Habana

Cuba: Day 3 (Part 1)

October 31, 2010
So, I was now officially a quarter-of-a-century old AND in Cuba.  There are no words to articulately describe what I felt then.  Thankfully, the Nacional included a free buffet breakfast, since we were short on cash.  As we were walking to breakfast, a friendly Aussie asked us if we knew...

Cuba: Day 2 (Part 2)

October 29, 2010
Flight status update: delayed, delayed, and delayed some more.  We ended up spending the entire day at the airport.  Finally, around 7PM we decided to cancel our flight to the Pirate Island, as we did not want to spend the night in the miserable airport and waste any more of...

Cuba: Day 2 (Part 1)

October 25, 2010
What a thrill it was to wake up in Cuba! Kristin and I really wanted to dedicate some of our time in Cuba to snorkeling, especially since it is known for its extraordinary diving spots.  This was the main reason why we booked a side-trip to Isla de la Juventud. ...

Cuba: Day 1

October 24, 2010
Editors Note:  This trip was taken in July 2007.  Yes, I was a brunette for a while and yes, I had my nose pierced.  What can I say, other than I am a big believer in changing up your look from time to time!  I hope you enjoy the memories...