MAY 12-16TH, MEET AND GREET MAY 11TH TAMPA BAY
7-DAY 6-NIGHT WORKSHOP *Price includes all hotels, MOST meals, guide and ground transportation and RT airfare from Tampa Bay to Havana, Cuba
Meet and Greet: Tampa May 11th
$500 deposit/60-days paid in full/ No refunds after 60-days Cancelations before 30-days, (50% refund) VISA TOURIST CARD $75.00
Day 1-Meet and greet Tampa Bay May 11th
This is our meet and greet in Tampa Bay , at the Ramada Hotel, (you must book and pay for your lodging at the Ramada Hotel) and you are also responsible for getting yourself to Tampa Bay. We will meet in the lobby of the hotel for a get acquainted hour at 7pm.
Day 2-Havanna, Cuba, Lunch and Dinner is included in this day May 12th
Departure from Tampa Intl Airport at 7:00 AM, Airport TRANSFER to Old Havana for Hotel Ambos Mundos check-in?
Start Walking Tour of Five Plazas from hotel
LUNCH at La Bodequita
Finish Walking Tour and walk back to hotel by 5 pm 5pm-6:00 pm, relax and freshen up for dinner
6:30 pm Leisurely walk to El Patio restaurant for WELCOME DINNER at 7:00 pm
Return walk to Ambos Mundos; meet on rooftop for orientation of next day’s events, live music, fun,
and mojitos (on your own.)
Day 3-Breakfast and Dinner included in this day, May 13th
6:15 am Hotel departure for pre-breakfast street photography with leaders along Malecón and port.
7:30 am Breakfast at hotel
8:00 am TRANSFER to Colón cemetery photo shoot in Vedado. 10:30 pm TRANSFER to Mercado at 19 and Y in Vedado.
12:00 pm TRANSFER, stop for pizza/snack (on your own) on way to FOCSA building for 30th Floor Observation point.
1:30 pm TRANSFER BACK TO HOTEL
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Afternoon for walk with leaders to Hamel Alley, not far from hotel, for outdoor, bright color abstract, people, music performance, and street photography.
Kick back and relax or shoot the beautiful sunset right on the Malecon.
7:30 pm TRANSFER to Dinner at Decameron Private (paladar) Restaurant.
Return walk to Ambos Mundos; meet on rooftop for orientation of next day’s events, live music, fun, and mojitos (on your own.)
Day 4 – Breakfast Lunch included, LAS TERRAZAS NATURAL AEREA May 14th
6:15 am Hotel departure for pre-breakfast street photography with leaders in nearby areas
7:30 am Breakfast at hotel
9:30 am TRANSFER to Las Terrazas Area
10:30am Visit the Town and the Natural local
with stop at Polo Montanez House and Coffee at Café de Maria
1.00 pm Lunch at Casa del Campesino
3 pm – 4.00 pm Time to rest up and visit the the San Juan River for photos
Day 5-Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included May 15th
7:00 am Breakfast at hotel.
8:00 am TRANSFER to Hemingway home in Finca Vigia, entrance included.
9:00 Visit the grounds; photograph the vintage cars found adjacent to the property. (Be sure to provide a small tip to vehicle owner operator.)
11:00 am – 12:30 pm TRANSFER to Morro Cabana for commanding views of Havana,
Visit Cojimar area
2.00pm: Lunch at Ajiaco
8:00 pm – 10 pm TRANSFER and FAREWELL DINNER
Day 6- May 16th
A morning of more shooting in Havana to get those last minute shots before checking out of the hotel. At 4:45pm we transfer from hotel to airport for customs clearance and the return flight to Tampa Bay, departing at 6:10pm. Retrieve your checked luggage and go through customs, allowing a minimum of three hours after arrival for connecting flights from Tampa Bay.
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