In Cuba “Casa particular” is a private accommodation apartment with separate rooms that is being rented as bed and breakfast to tourists mainly in Havana, Varadero, Trinidad and other Cuban towns. Casa particular is not only overnight accommodation, but it offers also extra features like breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack, Cuban dance lessons that are normally charged extra. Choosing Casa particular instead of a hotel accommodation also gives tourists the opportunity to connect with the landlord, the owner of Casa particular, alongside with real Cuban neighborhood life and people. Continue reading “Casa Particular – Cuban accomodation tips 2017”
When preparing for your PMP exam your are faced with 2 most frightening facts: the thickness of the PMBOK book and the 4 hour marathon exam that you will take at the end of your journey. This article can help you busting the first fear since you will learn how to understand PMBOK effectively and in just 4 days.
We stayed at Brina Hostal this winter when we went to Havana, which is really a high holiday season in the Caribbean with nice warm temperatures compared to our summers. A casa particular in the Old Havana (Havana Vieja) that is very clean and well looked after. Nothing flash but more than adequate. Sergio himself is a wonderful host – eager to look after guests, always with a smile on his face! Continue reading “Brina Hostal – casa particular in Old Havana, Cuba”
In Cuba, besides hotels, the only available form of accommodation are casa particular private rentals. These are homes-to-rent provided by local owners who are there to make that the stay pleasant for the tourists. Continue reading “Casa de Sergio and Miriam – Private room rent in Havana, Cuba”