"The only difference is that sardines come with olive oil and tomato sauce."
Rafael Martinez, a 34-year-old Havana commuter, referring to the infamous camellos, a type of bus that is still used to transport Cubans to and from work. Quoted in this article published by theInternational Herald Tribune.
Welcome to the blog of my new book, Child of the Revolution: Growing up in Castro's Cuba, which is published in Australia and New Zealand by Allen & Unwin.
The book is now available in the UK, Canada and the US, and in Brazil (in Portuguese).