Corona infection status as of December 9, 2021 23:59: 65 newly infected persons, 384 currently positive persons, 963,493 cumulative infected persons, 954,741 cumulative recoverers, 8,311 cumulative deaths
The number of newly infected coronas has decreased steadily, and now there are less than 100 newly infected people nationwide every day. It looks completely calm. It's been almost a month since we started accepting tourists from overseas, and although it's not as busy as it used to be, we can now see foreign tourists in the city of Havana. Schools have resumed classroom lessons, sports activities, various events, etc. have been resumed while taking infection prevention measures, and Cuban people are accepting "new daily life".
Corona infection status as of 23:59 on November 4, 2021: 606 newly infected persons, 3,057 currently positive persons, 954,948 cumulative infected persons, 943,755 cumulative recoverers, 8,257 cumulative deaths
In Havana, it has already been possible to eat and drink in the restaurant for more than a month, and on weekends it is crowded with many people. Infection prevention measures must be taken, such as introducing a reservation system and limiting the number of people in the store, but I feel that being able to enjoy eating out is a big step closer to "everyday". To do.
For eating out after a long time, choose Japanese food, which is still rare in Cuba! I went to the restaurant "Jíbaro Hibaro" in the old town, which recently started sushi service on Sunday. Regardless of the taste (after all, sushi is important for sushi, rice is not good ...), I have the impression that I am doing my best while it is difficult to procure ingredients due to lack of supplies. It seems that there are some places in Corona that have started selling sushi as convenient for delivery and take-out, so sushi and Japanese food boom may come in Cuba in the future ...
International Restaurant Jíbaro Hibaro: Merced # 69 e / San Ignacio y Cuba, Habana Vieja
Corona infection status as of 23:59 on October 24, 2021: 1,210 newly infected persons (79 Havana), 5,761 currently positive persons, 946,960 cumulative infected persons, 932,951 cumulative recoverers, 8,191 cumulative deaths
It's been less than a month until November 15th, when the Cuban border reopens. On October 19, the conditions for entry were officially announced, and many restrictions imposed on the two major cities of Havana, the capital, and Santiago de Cuba, the center of the east, were lifted and the transition to a "new daily life" was made. I am. After November 7th, when entering Cuba ...
・ Each person's PCR test at the airport and quarantine after entry are not imposed.
・ Travelers who have been vaccinated with corona do not need to submit a PCR negative certificate if they present the vaccine certificate.
• Unvaccinated travelers should submit a PCR negative certificate performed within 72 hours prior to departure.
・ 0-12 years old do not request vaccination certification or PCR test.
・ PCR tests at the airport will be conducted randomly.
(The photo shows Old Havana, the bustle of restaurants that have returned)