Four tips for travelling in Cuba

Count your money yourself after exchanging at CADECA; they’ve been known to hand over less than they say

Change a few CUCs into CUPs to give as tips and/or pay street bands

Codeine works well as a ‘bunger upper’ if your tum gets dodgy. Don’t overdo it though: it’s apparently a bit addictive

Havana is very polluted; take a thin scarf to cover your face if fumes bother you

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