Cuba Vacations and Tourism Guide
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Info about Cuba
Surface:The total land area of Cuba is around 110,860 sq km.
Population: The population of Cuba is around 11,390,000. Mulattos comprise 51%25 of the population, followed by Caucasians, Africans and the Chinese.
System of government: The Republic of Cuba is a communist state.
Capital: Havana, with a population of around 2,400,000 inhabitants, is the capital city.
Religion: Cuba is traditionally a Catholic country. Protestants, Jews and Santeria are also present.
Official Language: The official language is Spanish. English and French are also spoken.
Government: The Republic of Cuba is a communist state.
Climate: Cuba has a tropical climate moderated by trade winds. The country is, however, prone to hurricanes.
Units of measure and electricity: Cuba follows the metric system of measurement and the official electricity unit is 110/220V, 60 Hz.
Time Zone: The standard time is GMT – 5.
Currency: Cuban Peso (CUP) and the convertible Peso (CUC).
Travel documents required: Passports and visas or tourist cards are necessary for travel to Cuba.