Like no other city in the world, history stands still in Havana. Russian made 'Lada' cars from the 1970's and 1980's are no stranger to the Havana streets as are American make cars from the 1950's. The architecture preserves its design state and shows gradient scales of dilapidation.
Get out and walk. Visit the Revolution Square, the Malecón at night, and make friends. Havana's abundant history and monumental landmarks are at almost every corner.
For Randy Wayne White's insight into the what not to miss in Cuba, read his article in Fodor's Travel "5 Things to Do in Cuba" available through the following link: