Havana, Aug 5.- Cuba was chosen as one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, according to the Travelers ' Choice Awards , granted annually by the travel website TripAdvisor based on comments from its millions of members.
"The attractions of Cuba, the hospitality of its people and its safety, have made it worthy of second place among the 10 most popular destinations in the Caribbean, and 19th among the 25 in the world," the Cuban Ministry of Tourism reported on Twitter. make the results known.
In the beach section, Paraíso, in Cayo Largo del Sur, is ranked three of the best in the world, only behind Baia do Sancho, in Brazil, and Grace Bay Beach, in the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Varadero beach, located on the Hicacos peninsula and 130 kilometers from Havana, is in position nine in the Travelers ' Choice.
Despite the travel restrictions imposed by the United States government, in 2019 four million 275 thousand international visitors arrived in the country.
Founded in 2002, the Travelers ' Choice Awards reflect the best in service, quality and customer satisfaction, from hotels and accommodations to destinations, attractions and even brands and products. (ACN) (Photo: File)