Faces of Cuba: The History and Culture of the Cuban People

Custom Tour
January 3, 2014January 14, 2014

Global Exchange Reality Tours has been contracted to arrange travel for the Faces of Cuba program offered by Chabot College and facilitated by Professor Rick Moniz.
The Faces of Cuba program coordinator and Historian Rick Moniz has three decades of experience in Cuba.  Join him on this 26th trip to the island for a college course being offered by Chabot College that complies with all regulations.

Rick Moniz and Catherine Suarez (see www.semanacubana.org/) unfold the reality of today's Cuba. The group will explore contemporary challenges facing Cuba, while examining the rhythms of daily life:  the arts, music, faith, film and literature, ecology and natural history and of course Cuban history.  We will travel through and beyond Havana to Matanzas, Santa Clara and Camaguey.

Global Exchange is a licensed Travel Service Provider by the Office of Foreign Assets Control.  Participants will travel under the General License, unless other arrangements have been made.

Program Highlights may include: 

Specific highlights will be provided by Rick upon registration

Price Includes: 
  • Three to four-star hotel accommodations, two meals daily, in-country transportation w/AC and facilities
  • Translation and all program fees
  • The cost of the trip is $2995 plus the $75 application fee for the grand total above
  • Price is based on double room accommodations; add $450 for single room
  • Does NOT include airfare to/from Cuba, beverages, gratuities, travel insurance, personal expenditures, etc.
How to Register: 

FIRST, please contact professor Rick Moniz at rmoniz@chabotcollege.edu to discuss enrollment in the class.

Once you have contacted Professor Moniz and and have been directed to enroll in the trip, please return to this page and complete the on-line application by clicking on the link below that says "sign up for this trip."

Once we receive your on-line application, your non-refundable deposit of $200 will be due. Payments by Mastercard, Visa and Discover are welcome. Deposits for this Cuba delegation is non-refundable unless the trip is canceled or if approved by the Professors.

Please note that there are a limited number of spaces available so if you are interested, please contact the professors as quickly as possible.

This trip will be as diverse as possible in terms of race, age and life experiences.

To apply, enter the code you were given to access your custom tour's application.