• REQUIRED DOCUMENTS— All participants must complete these two documents and return to Ashé Cultural Tours, LLC, 204 Crossgate Drive, Church Hill, MD, 21623
  • Welcome Letter – WC Alumni. This letter has some important details about our trip. It discusses: [NEEDS OVERHAUL]
    • People-to-People Tours and Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC licensing)
    • Info about Accessibility in Cuba and the nature of our Homestays
    • Hotel info in Fort Lauderdale
    • Flight (outbound and inbound)
    • Travel Risks
    • Health Insurance Information
    • Overview of Included Costs
    • Overview of not Included Costs
  • Contact & Emergency Contact info
    • This document contains info about the best ways to stay in touch with family and friends while in CUBA. Please share this with your loved ones!
  • Packing Health Gifts
    • Advise for packing
    • Info about the Cuban healthcare system, included insurance polices, recommended vaccines, prescription and OTC medications
    • Detailed packing guide
    • Suggestions for gifts you might want to bring with you (remember, Cuba is embargoed by the United States, and experiences severe shortages of medicine and consumer goods.
    • Needs an update regarding baggage fees
  • Currency Costs Tipping
    • Currency, Currency Exchange, ATMs/Credit Cards, Dual Economy
    • How much money to Bring?
    • Costs for consumer goods, snacks, alcohol, souvenirs, cigars, etc…
    • Tipping suggestions – Tipping is included in the cost of the trip (except meals that you purchase on your own. Nonetheless, many clients enjoy offering an additional tip to many of our guides, hosts, drivers, etc…