Exploring and Living in Cuba

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This site is for anyone interested in learning more about Cuba for a short or long-term stay. It contains information some of which was taken from two editions the guidebook “Living and Investing in the New Cuba.”   Due to the rapidly changing events that are occurring in the country every effort will be made to keep the information as accurate and up to date as possible. 

The goal is to provide readers with “food for thought,” discuss the current realities of living part or full-time in Cuba and the possibility of investing there someday.

It covers visiting as a tourist, residency, rental property, the possibility of purchasing property now and in the future, communications, transportation, food, the rich culture, proven shortcuts for learning Spanish, entertainment, personal safety, money matters and the rights of foreigners.

This is truly an all-in-one site, and is the best introduction to Cuba available from someone who has had boots on the ground, and studied and written about living and investing in Latin America for almost 50 years.

Our exploratory tours are the next logical step for finding out whether Cuba is right for you.

Some of the other topics discussed are:

  • Secrets for success in Cuba
  • Tips for adjusting to any Latin American culture, especially the peculiarities that distinguish Cuban culture form other countries in the area
  • Tips for keeping busy and happy in Cuba
  • Place to live
  • Valuable contacts and links
  • Medical options
  • Tax savings for foreigners living abroad
  • Cuban-style Spanish
  • Possible start-up business ideas
  • 1000’s of tips for everyone including tourists, snowbirds, adventurers, baby boomers, retirees, and entrepreneurs
  • Plus loads of time-tested tips, common sense, insider information and all of the do’s and don’ts of living and investing in Cuba or any country Latin America

This site provides you with novel, sure-fire ideas and, best of all, gives you a head start before you even visit or potentially relocate to Cuba.



Official Guide to
Cuban Spanish

Official Guide to Cuban Spanish

For those who want to communicate with the locals and to develop basic Spanish survival skills, purchase our one-of-a-kind eBook which includes Cuban slang in English


"I always keep this book on my tablet so that I can maneuver through Cuba’s linguistic maze."

Max Gómez, Cuba Scout, Travel Expert

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Information herein is authorized through the courtesy of Christopher Howard, author of the best selling Cuba information source, Living and Investing in the New Cuba. Please be aware that all information herein is protected by COPYRIGHT © and misuse of it will carry a penalty by law.