Cuba: In awe or aghast!

Mary Jane Walker
Jul 12, 2018 · 13 min read

17 January 2017

MY first stop was the capital city, Havana. It was coming up to New Year’s Eve and I was excited to see how Cubans celebrated. Well let me tell you it sure comes alive — the melodic tunes of salsa beats were everywhere, salsa on the streets and salsa in the houses! It was amazing!

I stayed in a Casa Particular, a term used to describe a guest style house where you live with a…