Shopping in Cuba
PUBLISHED: JANUARY 17TH, 2019

Havana is quite literally the last place in the world to go shopping for designer labels and any kind of brand, but what is you forsake all this, and go for true originality instead? We can show you the places where there's beautiful handmade leatherwork and exquisitely hand-stitched guayaberas amid the market tat. We can find the Murano glassware buried in the junk store. We can locate the best vintage revolutionary posters and bottles of 25-year-old aged rum, available only for those in the know. We can point you to the best selection of cigars. We can take you right into the studios of the most interesting contemporary artists to see if their art wins you over. A small, off-the-radar selection of interesting shops sells rare books and stunning Cuban memorabilia from the colonial era to the early days of the revolution.

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The Cuba Private Travel team has access to the very best in Cuban art, music, literature, dance, environment, history and architecture as well as Cuba's most outstanding beaches and accommodation. By listening to you, the independent traveller, we are able to create tailor-made travel itineraries for your vacation that take you to the heart of Cuba's culture, landscape and people. Cuba Private Travel's bespoke itineraries are fully U.S. Treasury Department compliant and include access to personal guides, experts, interpreters and, of course, a 24-hour concierge.
 
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