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Places to See in Cuba: Santa Lucia and Camaguey

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Wondering where to visit in Cuba? With 20 km of pearly white sand, Santa Lucia is ideal for those seeking blissful vacations in paradise. Nearby Camaguey is a colonial town with a distinctive character. Once used to keep pirates at bay, it’s easy—and quite pleasant—to lose yourself in this maze of beauty!

Things to See in Camaguey

Plaza San Juan de Dios
Lined with colonial homes, this splendid plaza retains all its authenticity. Be sure to visit on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday for the artisan festival.

Explore Camaguey Province 

Fishing Village

Visit a local couple in a rustic fishing village, discover their way of life and prepare a typical lunch with the help of the fisherman’s wife. 


Take a catamaran to this charming port for an authentic cultural experience. Hop on the train with the locals, tour the city and stop at Bertha’s home for coffee  before dinner.

End Your Day Back in Town

Restaurant 1800

Enjoy authentic Cuban cuisine at this 19th century landmark, whose wine cellar is quite impressive!

Casa de la Trova Patricio Ballagas

On an open-air terrace, artists sing tunes of a bygone era to the sound of the guitar. One of Cuba’s best trova houses!

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