Music is an unavoidable part of their lives, like salsa and mambo — their favorite Latino dances.
Women may make household goods including pottery and clothes.
If possible, try to speak Spanish with Cubans—they are typically very patient and understanding, and provide travelers with a good opportunity to practice speaking a new language.
Cubans speak Spanish; few are fluent in English.
They love to dance and are very good at it, which comes as no surprise given the numerous on their cultural roster.
In Jamaica all 13 year old students take a skills test that determines whether or not they can continue in the public school system.