Cuba: Palos Verdes Art Center program to include museum visits
By Jane Engle
August 2, 2013, 7:30 a.m.
Get to know the art and people of Cuba on a tour sponsored by the Palos
Verdes Art Center. The eight-day trip is a licensed cultural exchange
program that includes visits to museums, art centers and homes of residents.
In addition to visiting Havana, the group will travel to the UNESCO
World Heritage sites of Trinidad and Cienfuegos, where participants will
meet with Cubans and learn about their lives and the centuries-old sugar
industry. The exchanges will be led by Mary Drobny, a Cuba specialist
and art historian, along with a bilingual Cuban guide.
Date: Oct. 25-Nov. 1.
Price: $3,250 a person, double occupancy; $400 single supplement. The
price includes seven nights’ lodging, round-trip airfare between Miami
and Havana, Miami airport tax, visa, medical insurance, transportation
within Cuba, entrance fees, most meals and a night of entertainment with
Cuban music and dance. It does not include a Palos Verdes Art Center
membership ($60 for a family; $50 for an individual), a $200 donation to
the art center, tips to the guide and driver or Havana airport tax.
Source: “Cuba: Palos Verdes Art Center program to include museum visits
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