Cuba, with once closed doors and still fascinating communist country, is open for business and fast becoming a favourite tourist destination by many (some three million a year, apparently).
Cuba had long been on my bucket list, so when a friend suggested I extend my already planned America holiday, and pop down to Cuba for the week to join her I said: why not!
A place like nowhere else; be prepared to enter into the twilight (aka no internet) zone that is Cuba.
Want to do the time warp? Step back to the Fifties in Cuba. The last bastion of socialism is the largest island in the Caribbean, just 145 kilometres south of Key West in Florida.
Those crazy cats at Geckos are at it again, this time entertaining and inspiring us with 10 facty things about Latin America.