Tours from the United Kingdom
Captivating Cuba (22 St. Peter’s Square, Hammersmith, London W6 9NW, tel. 08444/129-916, www.captivatingcuba.com) offers a wide range of trips.
Journey Latin America (12 Heathfield Terr., London W4 4JE, tel. 020/8747-8315, www.journeylatinamerica.co.uk) offers trips from a “Havana Weekend Break” to self-drive packages.
CubaWelcome (tel. 020/7498-8266, www.cubawelcome.com) offers FIT (fully independent travel) and group packages, from “Cigars & Golf” to photography and even a “Che Guevara Tour.”
Regal Holidays (58 Lancaster Way, Ely, Cambs, CB6 3NW, tel. 01353/659-999, www.regal-diving.co.uk) and Scuba en Cuba (7 Maybank Gdns., Pinner, Mddx. HA5 2JW, tel. 01895/624100, www.scuba-en-cuba.com) offer dive packages to Cuba. KE Adventures Travel (32 Lake Rd., Keswick Cumbria, CA12 5DQ, tel. 017687/73966, www.keadventure.com) has bicycle tours.
San Cristobal UK (2a Eastcheap, London EC3M 1AA, tel. 020/7621-6524, www.scuktravel.com) has sightseeing tours and hotel packages.
The Cuban Solidarity Campaign (218 Green Lanes, London N4 2HB, tel. 020/8800-0155, www.cuba-solidarity.org) offers “solidarity” work brigades; and Caledonia Languages Abroad (72 Newhaven Rd., Edinburgh, EH6 5QG, Scotland, tel. 0131/621-7721, www.caledonialanguages.co.uk) offers volunteer work programs plus language study programs. Cactus Language (tel. 888/577-8451, www.cactuslanguage.com) has language courses in Cuba.
© Christopher P. Baker from Moon Cuba, 5th Edition