For many visitors to Havana, the city may seem frozen in time, but if you look beyond the fading facades of its elegant past, the Cuban capital is changing rapidly as a young generation of Habaneros pulls it toward the future.
Everywhere you turn, colonialera buildings that had fallen into disrepair are being transformed into hotels, restaurants, and galleries as the Caribbean nation uses tourism to transform its economy in the post-Castro era.
Havana’s residents have always found ways to enjoy life despite their hardships, so the optimistic energy and can- do spirit that pervades it during the city’s transformation will only add to a visitor’s experience. To help you tap into that energy, here are five ways to enjoy your time on shore in Havana.
FIVE WAYS TO SPEND TWO DAYS EXPLORING THE BEST OF HAVANA