What, you haven’t booked your trip to Cuba yet?! Until you do (and it’s getting easier every day), tag along with photographer João Canziani, who shot our recent story on Cuba’s fascinating, evolving food culture. “We were basically just running around and following leads,” he says. “I didn’t want to shoot anything stereotypical or cheesy.”

Here, a few that didn’t make the final cut. (Oh, and if you are planning a trip, here’s what you need to know.)

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Driving away from El Malecón toward central Havana.

At El Malecón in the late afternoon and at dusk, Habana.

At El Malecón in the late afternoon.

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Dinner at La Guarida

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