Although they stretch no more than 200 square miles in area, Antigua and Barbuda enjoy a reputation as one of the Caribbean’s premier destinations. No matter when you visit, you’ll find yourself surrounded by sugar-soft sands, dramatic coral reefs and a host of adventures to make your time memorable.
Looking for an authentic Cuban experience devoid of tourist traps and big resorts? Head to the eastern city of San Isidoro de Holguin, where industrial meets tropical. Though Holguin is Cuba’s fourth largest city, a day is the perfect amount of time to explore its colonial-era buildings and open spaces that have inspired the nickname “City of Parks.”