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Apr

14

90 miles to Cuba. How to get there?

Once the wheels of our American Airlines charter plane screeched on the runway, signaling that we had landed on Cuban soil, a roar of applause started. Nothing surprising so far, we Romanians do the same once we land to safety. The difference was I had just landed in Cuba, on a plane full of Americans, myself included. The only ones applauding were the Cuban Americans, visiting their families. The rest of us still had our noses pegged to the window. 


Jul

16

3 Reasons to Hop Aboard a Small Ship Cruise to Cuba

Although the Caribbean hosts millions of cruise visitors each year, Cuba, as cruising destination is relatively new for Americans. InsightCuba, who pioneered people-to-people travel in 2000, was also among the first to bring cruisers to Cuba as early as 2014. However, and beginning in 2016, after travel regulation changes, the larger cruise ships set course to Cuba.


Jun

04

5 More Must Do’s in Havana:

Havana is the epicenter of Cuba - the equivalent of New York City. Words can’t do this city justice. It must be experienced. Cuba travel veteran, Howie Axelrod, recently shared 5 must do's while in the capital city. Here are a few more of his favorites to add to your Havana bucket list. 


Apr

27

In Search of Hemingway

“Papa was a rolling stone. Wherever he laid his hat was his home.” But when Ernesto “Papa” Hemingway “laid his hat” in Cuba, it became his “home” for over twenty years. I needed to know why.


Apr

13

Three Can't-Miss Museums in Cuba

Cuba is a rare gem as far as countries go. In many ways, it fits perfectly into the mold of its Latin American cohorts and Caribbean neighbors. But in many, ways it’s in many ways.

To really know and understand what makes Cuba undeniably Cuban, you need to take a deep dive into the island’s culture. And one of your first stops should be to the island’s museums.


Apr

06

Cuban's Love Americans: #4 Reason Why Cuba is a Unique Travel Destination

The Caribbean, with its string of white sandy beaches and colorful cultures, has long drawn snowbirds and cruise enthusiasts from around the globe. While Cuba, the largest of the Caribbean’s island nations, does have its fair share of white sandy beaches that rival any of its neighbors, there is plenty that sets Cuba apart -- not just from other destinations in the Caribbean, but from any other destination in the world. 

#4 Reason Why Cuba is a Unique Travel Destination: Cubans love Americans


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