A WEEK IN PARADISE

16 – 21 JUNE, 2017 | MEMORIES VARADERO BEACH & GOLF RESORT

Cuba is a beautiful, long and narrow island. To go from the Cape of San Antonio, in the West, to the Tip of Maisí, in the East, one should travel 1,200 km. The island has 191 km in its widest part and only 31 km in its narrowest portion.

With its favorable climate, beaches, colonial architecture and distinct cultural history, Cuba has long been an attractive destination for tourists. “Cuba treasures 253 protected areas, 257 national monuments, 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, 7 Natural Biosphere Reserves and 13 Fauna Refuge among other non-tourist zones.

  • Main Language: Spanish
  • Area: 110,860 sq km
  • Population: 11,179,995 (July 2016 est.)
  • Median age: 41.4 years
  • Capital: Havana
  • Ethnic Groups: white 64.1%, mestizo 26.6%, black 9.3% (2012 est.)
  • GDP: $128.5 billion (2014 est.)
  • GDP per capita: $10,200 (2010 est.)
Varadero, Cuba - Memories Beach Hotel & Golf Resort

One of the largest resort areas of the Caribbean, Varadero is an idyllic island paradise.  Spend long days on the warm white sands, listening to the palm trees swaying in the breeze. Away from the beach, you’ll find lush green parks full of colourful tropical birds.

FROM THE CUBA BLOG