Just as a heads up in case you haven't traveled the region; carry your own toilet paper with you everywhere you go. The conditions at Marina Hemingway aren't great. The city is apparently having a water pressure problem, so the toilets don't always flush (or people aren't flushing
them, or they aren't plumbed for inflow). Feces and other detritus was often piled above the rim. I say the rim, because few, if any, of the toilets had seats.
The showers always seemed to have pressure (not sure how when the toilets were out) and hot water. However, I'd recommend wearing shower
sandals, as where do you think all the gents who forgot toilet paper run to clean up?
Pro tip is to knock politely at the women's bathroom at the hotel
acuario by the pool, always nice and never occupied. Or, the bathrooms at the little restaurant by the yacht club are nice, but not open all the time. There, just saved you a couple miles of very desperate walking!
Enjoy the trip, watch out for the touts, and most tourism services including taxis are negotiable (15-20 CUC is a good floor price
from Marina to downtown habana). If you have a chance, change your USD to loonies or euros before you go-Fidel has a special 10% tax on USD exchanges.
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