David Whitley on shack food, turtle-spotting and doing absolutely nothing in the northern hemisphere's glamorous winter getaway.
Storm clouds roll in over downtown Havana. In the streets, people scurry for cover, huddling beneath doorways.
Kristie Kellahan joins a cast of thousands sailing out of New York to chase the northern winter sun.
A snorkelling excursion was a relaxed addition to a Caribbean cruise.
The sun beats down on a large group of semi-naked tourists ready to tackle one of this country's top attractions.
Caribbean colour, cuisine and culture can be experienced on all budgets on this historical island.
As they say on the island, "the only thing that is addictive is the vibe".
There still is a Wild West feel to Havana's dining scene. But it's undeniable a food revolution is on its way.