The Spring of 2015 was shaping up to be a new chapter in the relationship between the United States and Cuba. In the winter of 2015, the President of the United States declared that diplomatic relations would be normalized between the most powerful political country in the world… the United States, and the most ideological country in the world… Cuba. Many people watched history in the making via the news networks or the internet.
One adventurous minded person decided to journey to the island nation to observe the developments, meet the people and discover the truth about Cuba. Now, the story is a book titled Halfway to Havana.
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About the book
Halfway to Havana is a memoir of one individual’s revealing journey traveling to and bicycling across the island nation of Cuba. It is a raw look at the Cuban geography, culture, history, social system and people.
The plan was to fly into Havana, travel east by train across the island to the coastal town of Baracoa, then travel west by riding a bicycle back to the capital city of Havana. However, the author found that things are not always what they seem to be in Cuba and the best laid plans are often for not.
“Island Paradise or Island Prison, I wanted to discover the truth about the island nation for myself. So, I decided to travel to Cuba. That decision almost cost me my life.”
– Troy Wong
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About the author
Troy Wong is a modern day explorer and author. Born and raised in Texas, he now calls Austin, Texas his home. He has ventured both near and far from his home state.
He has visited all seven continents and lived in and traveled through 60+ countries throughout North America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America. Some of his favorite places include Chile for its natural beauty, Spain for its old world charm, Singapore for its modernity and Austin, Texas, USA for its warm friendly people.
His passions include hiking, fishing, photography and of course adventure travel.
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