Saying yes to bright-eyed strangers and no to Caribbean cliches rewarded a traveller with an atypical intrigue.
Visit the writer's home and make tipsy memories in his favourite bars in the Cuban capital.
Live music spilling on to cobbled streets and piazzas that have seen the rush of revolution—the Cuban town is a book of many stories.
In streets and dance salons, the Caribbean island showcases its love for dance.
Change looms, but the capital city remains as quirky as ever. | By Christopher Baker