20 Photos To Inspire You To Visit Cuba

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Wandering the streets of Old Havana is like walking through a dilapidated version of the 1950’s. It’s true, the old Detroit classics roll up and down the streets as if it were still 1959. The architecture in Old Havana, Trinidad and Cienfuegos is stunning despite it’s mixture of reformation and disrepair.

Here’s 20 photos to inspire you to book a trip to Cuba immediately!

<p>A ride in a classic American car is a cliche but a necessity when visiting Cuba</p>

A ride in a classic American car is a cliche but a necessity when visiting Cuba

<p>A man sells bananas on the streets of Havana Vieja</p>

A man sells bananas on the streets of Havana Vieja

<p>This painting depicts a typical scene on the streets of Havana</p>

This painting depicts a typical scene on the streets of Havana

<p>Colorful facades entice tourists to wander and explore the stunning streets</p>

Colorful facades entice tourists to wander and explore the stunning streets

<p>A man sits outside catching a breeze and enjoying a Cuban cigar in Trinidad</p>

A man sits outside catching a breeze and enjoying a Cuban cigar in Trinidad

<p>Images of national hero Che Guevara are ever present</p>

Images of national hero Che Guevara are ever present

<p>Crystal clear waters just outside the Bay of Pigs</p>

Crystal clear waters just outside the Bay of Pigs

<p>Worn but beautifully  crafted doors make you wonder what this place looked like in it’s heyday</p>

Worn but beautifully crafted doors make you wonder what this place looked like in it’s heyday

<p>A farmer in Vinales picks carrots for a local restaurant</p>

A farmer in Vinales picks carrots for a local restaurant

<p>Tobacco leaves dry before becoming cigars</p>

Tobacco leaves dry before becoming cigars

<p>Sunsets in Trinidad are golden from the top of a bell tower</p>

Sunsets in Trinidad are golden from the top of a bell tower

<p>The sun glows bright behind the Cuban flag in Old Havana</p>

The sun glows bright behind the Cuban flag in Old Havana

<p>Dancers at the Tropicana pose after a performance</p>

Dancers at the Tropicana pose after a performance

<p>Old men play dominos on the streets of Vedado</p>

Old men play dominos on the streets of Vedado

<p>Fusterlandia on the outskirts of Havana is a moasic marvel</p>

Fusterlandia on the outskirts of Havana is a moasic marvel

<p>The buildings in Trinidad are some of the most colorful you will ever see</p>

The buildings in Trinidad are some of the most colorful you will ever see

<p>Pineapples grow perfectly in Vinales</p>

Pineapples grow perfectly in Vinales

<p>Twilight in Trinidad is picture perfect</p>

Twilight in Trinidad is picture perfect

<p>Farmers idolize Che Guevara and dip cigars in honey to be like their national hero</p>

Farmers idolize Che Guevara and dip cigars in honey to be like their national hero

<p>It doesn’t matter where you go in Cuba, be sure to bring a camera and your wandering feet because every inch of Cuba is picture perfect!</p>

It doesn’t matter where you go in Cuba, be sure to bring a camera and your wandering feet because every inch of Cuba is picture perfect!