“I ended up living in an apartment he rented for me in Mexico, but he seldom slept there.
He was 71 when he traveled to Cuba from Spain looking for love. “She always told me that the age difference didn’t matter and that she liked mature men,” Pérez said in a letter posted inside the Spanish Embassy as a warning to his countrymen.But he said he’s sure his romance with a Havana maid is for real. We’re both adults and we have a genuine relationship.” The number of marriages between foreigners and Cubans has skyrocketed since the early 1990s, when the socialist government turned to tourism to save its economy.“I see men in their 60s with teenagers and it sickens me,” said Oswick, an information technology worker from England. But while many relationships succeed, many others fall apart, leaving a trail of heartache, shattered hopes and betrayal.With a population of over 11 million people Cuba is the most populous country in the Caribbean, and life inside Cuba is very different to external perceptions of it.You’re also going to find yourself very pleasantly surprised at just how stunning Cuban women are – they have a naturally beauty which has to be experienced to be understood.Foreign diplomats who grant travel visas to couples say differences in customs, language and age can lead to trouble. When am I ever going to have a woman who’s 20 again?