The British-born writer reported in 1994 that, "Prostitution, which was scarcely visible if only for security reasons five years ago, is pandemic now: The tourist hotels are filled with Cuban teen-agers reddening their lips with children's crayons".
Willy was a 52-year-old gourmand and Lothario, a man about town in Havana who seemed to know everyone.
The Tropicoco filled these reqirements and I was happy overall with my choice.
Young men fill all the benches at Parque Central, looking everywhere for a potential customer.
His dad loved mingling with the stars that flocked to the capital, and he sometimes took his boy to meet them: Brando, Nat King Cole, and that old borrachón Hemingway.
Havana Havana is the capital city, largest city, major port, and leading commercial center of Cuba.
If you want a more upscale hotel, spend a bit more money but if you are spending your time on the beach and outside of the hotel, Tropicoco is perfect! There they found a man urinating in the street.