Küba’ya giriş, pratik bilgiler

Birçok turistin Küba’ya gitme nedenleri arasında Küba değişmeden Amerika’ya kafa tutan bu kahraman ve devrimci ülkeyi görmek var. Ve bir merak: gerçekten de herhangi bir yerde aynı marka mağazaların, aynı kafelerin, aynı otel zincirlerinin olmadığı bir yer nasıl olabilir? Havana havalimanına vardığımda gördüğüm ilk görüntüler sıcak bir havada yorgun yolcuların sıraya girdiği uzun bir pasaport kontrolü, hayatından bezmiş gibi görünen ve ‘Bütün bu insanlar buraya neden geliyor?’ sorusunu soran...

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Cuba: an introduction

In today’s world, even the possibility of a place where one will not see the same brands, the same cafés, the same hotel chains make the traveler curious. So I was one of them who went to Cuba to see it before the wind of change, already started to move things, got stronger. I arrive in Havana on a December morning the first impressions: a hot air without an A/C at the airport, officers who check your passport looking with eyes as if asking ‘What the hell these people come here?’; they look...

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Those Who Travel to Cuba for Hemingway: His Days at Hotel Ambos Mundos

Did Hemingway bestow fame onto Cuba? The American writer travelled to Havana in 1939, when this small island was a small fishing town no one knew about. He had lived in the room number 511 for seven years before he moved into a small ranch outside the town. That house, Finca Vigía is located aprox. ten kilometres from the old town and is open to public as a museum. He spent nearly twenty years in Cuba. Hemingway lived in Paris while he worked as a journalist, went to Spain to fight in the...

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