Cuban Fusion: An Immersion into the Culture of Cuba
The aroma of cigars lofting through the air, vibrant art, the beat of rhythmic drums, white sand beaches, neoclassical and art deco architecture, the soulful smiles of the locals colorful and of course, classic cars are just some of the impressions that arouse our senses when we think of Cuba. Join The Evolved Traveler on a 5-night, 6-day journey to Havana, or a 6-night, 7-day itinerary inclusive of Cienfuegos and Trinidad, to discover the mystique of this lively country and culture in what is sure to a sensory fusion like you have never experienced before!
Explore the cobblestone streets of Havana, a virtual time machine, where the wide palm-lined streets are dotted with lively plazas and flamboyant convertibles from the 1950’s! Learn of Hemingway’s connection to Cuba and the legendary art of hand-rolling cigars – trying your own hand at it! Cuba’s art scene will captivate you with special visits to the Fine Arts Museum, a true journey through the country’s pre and post-revolution history, and lunch with a local artist to discuss
living and working in Cuba.
The days’ activities are just the beginning as your entertainment will take you from the extravagance of the legendary Tropicana to the culture of today’s young urban performers when you attend a rehearsal and engage with the artists of the Habana Compas Dance troupe renowned for their innovative percussion styles and breathtaking choreography. Come, experience all Cuba has to offer on this once-in- a lifetime journey sure to connect you with the people and culture of country like never before!
Duration:6 or 7 day
Highlights:Highlights: Accommodations in renovated colonial mansion with five luxury rooms, evening at Tropicana, home-cooked dinner with local family, attending rehearsal of Habana Compas Dance troupe, visit to Humidores Habana, lunch with local artist, visits to Ceinfuego and Trindad (7-day itinerary only)