“Comité de Defensa de la Revolución”

The CIA : Cuban Intelligence Agency Almost everywhere in Havana, there are those offices of the CDR (Committees for the Defense of the Revolution). Like in every dictatorship or democracy in the world : the people have to be monitored everywhere. In democracies they do it through Facebook and all the other Big Brothers; whereasContinue reading ““Comité de Defensa de la Revolución””

Bucanero: 100% cubana!

“La cerveza” or beer (my favorite is the Bucanero) is everywhere and you can buy some 24/24, 7/7. This is why I hardly ever drank water there! “Busca negro” (looking for a black guy): a word play with sexual connotations known in Cuba. Humor is very present… Cubans have a highly developed sense of humor.Continue reading “Bucanero: 100% cubana!”