Fidel Castro, vintage Chevrolets, revolution, rum. These are just a few of the words most commonly associated with Cuba, the queen of the Caribbean.
But what else is there? A lot it turns out. This bountiful beauty, the land of rousing rhythms and scented cigars, boasts quite a fanciful history. And since we just launched a trip that enables US citizens to get to Cuba, legally, for the first time in 60 years, we figured we’d shed some light on this incredible destination. Here are 15 of our favourites tidbits: