July 18, 2020

A bachelorette dinner in Havana, Cuba

Hey guys, in my last post, I promised to do a separate blog about the bachelorette dinner we hosted for my friend in Havana. Here goes...

Before we left North America for Cuba, I had suggested a day for us all to wear the same color and take photos. When I got to Havana, I casually scouted for a plain wall, and found a blue wall right behind our Air BnB in Centro Havana. Blue complements yellow (our color), so I was hella excited at the possible outcome of our photos. My friend who was getting married the following month was also on the trip, so the rest of us decided to throw her a surprise bachelorette dinner after the photo shoot.

When it was time to take the photos, an outburst of heavy rain ensued. Boy was I disappointed. The rain did not look like it was stopping anytime soon, so we decided to utilize an indoor space--the stairwell of our AirBNB. When we were done inside, the rain suddenly stopped, and we dashed outside for our shoot. We took a few photos on an outdoor stairs, and as we were fixing to change positions to another wall, the rain started again, and at this point we called it quits😪.

The photos were not exactly what I was hoping for, but sometimes you just roll with the punches and keep it moving. I am sure COVID-19 has taught us this too well.

The bachelorette dinner on the other hand was perfect. The bride-to-be was utterly surprised, as she had no clue. The restaurant staff at Elizalde were amazing. They let us rent out a space for free, got us a cake at a moments notice, and George, the host even serenaded the bride-to-be with a Boyz II Men song.
 In all it was an amazing time. 

Enjoy the photos .

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Things to do in Havana, Cuba

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That's all folks. Have a lovely socially-distanced weekend.


  1. This was sure so much fun. I like the mustard yellow theme and the blue background
    Thank you so much for sharing

  2. Don't you just hate it when the rain messes up your photo shoot. You ladies look stunning regardless.


  3. Lovely vibrant photographs. Everyone looks happy.

  4. Oh these photos are great! I love them! Too bad it rained but the interior location was perfect. And the outdoor shots you finally got were brilliant. And hew cool that they let you rent the space for free and got a cake at the last minute. So glad she was surprised what a great day!

    Allie of

  5. OMG so fun! I love that you're matching in yellow. Perfect shots!


  6. Wow, you all looking beautiful in yellow color, loving vibrant pictures.
    Have a great day.

  7. totally in love with these pics!

  8. Have a happy Monday<3

  9. That looks so fun! I love the yellow vibes, so cheerful!