Big Cat Rescue is a privately owned cat sanctuary in Tampa, Florida. They take in unwanted pets or mistreated circus animals.
Passing through Havana airport was very slow, so on the way home I jotted down a few tips that might make your journey easier.
El Malecon is a waterside pedestrian area that lines the seafront in Havana, and a popular place to meet in the evening
Due to the US trade embargo, car imports stopped in Cuba for 20 years. Old cars can be seen everywhere including some painstakingly maintained classics from the 1950s.
Whilst Cuba is renowned for being safe, friendly and good value, the only negative I heard beforehand was that Cuban food is pretty bad.
Documentaries and museums paint a rosy picture of Che Guevara as a charismatic leader. People we spoke to in Cuba have a very different opinion
The whole town centre of Trinidad was given UNESCO World Heritage protection due to its beauty. By far the best thing to do in Trinidad is just walk about the streets, soaking up the atmosphere and keeping cool with the fresh fruit juices and smoothies available on every corner
Close to Trinidad is the Valley of the Sugar Mills. Most of these have fallen into disrepair, but UNESCO money has preserved one of the largest.