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Ten fun facts about TRYP Habana Libre hotel
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Ten fun facts about TRYP Habana Libre hotel

Havana

Havana

Hotel Habana Libre is a Cuban hotel steeped in history. Both a visual landmark on the Havana skyline and one of the city's top hotels, discover more here...

Five fun facts about Cuban rum
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Five fun facts about Cuban rum

Cuba

Cuba

The history and culture of Cuba are very much intertwined with rum. Find out more about this powerful alcoholic spirit that can be seen everywhere on the island.

Ten fun facts about Cuban cigars
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Ten fun facts about Cuban cigars

Cuba

Cuba

Cuba is famous worldwide for the quality of its cigars. Did you know that they have been smoked on the island for well over 500 years? Find out more here.

The Father of the Homeland - Ten fun facts about Carlos Manuel de Cespedes
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The Father of the Homeland - Ten fun facts about Carlos Manuel de Cespedes

Cuba

Cuba

During your stay in Cuba, you're bound to see the name 'Cespedes', be it on a street name, a park or a building. Find out more about this Cuban national hero.

Eight fun facts about Capablanca, the Cuban World Chess Champion
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Eight fun facts about Capablanca, the Cuban World Chess Champion

Havana

Havana

With Netflix series, The Queen's Gambit increasing interest in the game of chess, find out more about the Cuban Grandmaster who achieved fame in the 1920s.

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