|Taxi 1hour Waiting||$3.17|
|Loaf of white bread||$0.35|
|Monthly Pass (local transport)||$1.00|
|1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff||$0.48|
|Internet (6 Mbps, unlimited data)||$200.00|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) in city centre||$650.00|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) outside of centre||$235.00|
|1 Pair of men leather shoes||$50.33|
Are you longing to take a dip in one of Caribbean’s most sought after beaches? Book cheap flights to Camagüey and spend endless time relaxing on the beach improving your tan or snorkel, and have some exhilarating time scuba diving.
Camagüey is the perfect destination for nature lovers. This is a city situated in the center of Cuba and considered as the country’s third largest and the capital of the province with the same name. While visiting the city, you will be able to see clay pots all over. This is also the reason why the city’s symbol is the clay pot or what is known as tinajón. Clay pots are used to capture water. These clay pots are seen either as monuments and used as symbols or for its real purpose.
Most people visiting Camagüey are very sure why they choose to visit the place. It is because of the long stretch of white sand beach reaching up to 21 kilometers. This is a real heaven for beach bums. One of the major tourist destinations of Camagüey is the pristine beach of Santa Lucia. Aside from the immaculately beautiful beach, the place is also home to a recognized settlement of Pink Flamingos. This also boasts the longest stretch of coral reef located in the west side hemisphere. This is definitely a haven for snorkelers and scuba divers.
If you want to have a break from the beach, then head to Plaza del Carmen. This is a beautiful plaza to hang out and just relax. This rustic plaza painted with bright colors is home to some of Cuba’s greatest artists including Martha Jimenez. Another beautiful plaza worth a visit is the Plaza San Juan. Here you will also be able to find a number of good restaurants and bars. This picturesque plaza is usually quiet and calm during early morning which is perfect for a brisk walk. Other places to visit include the Centro Storico, the Museo Provincial General Ignacio Agramonte, the Coco Beach, the Casa Natal del Mayor, and the Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Merced.
Save yourself while traveling in Cuba by asking the price before buying anything. Before ordering a drink, be sure to ask the price otherwise you will most likely be ripped off. This is usually common in the country and you can avoid this if you practice “asking before buying”.
There are many hotels in Camagüey which will make your stay more comfortable and memorable. Accommodations available include hotels, hostels, inns, and Bed and Breakfast among others. Hostal Sonia is ranked by many visitors as the number one hotel in the area. Another good hotel at a cheap rate is Islazul Hotel Colon which is perfect for a single night stay. If you want a nice colonial hotel then consider Islazul Gran Hotel. Book cheap flights to Camagüey and enjoy a delightful beach experience and more.