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  1. The U.S. is lifting its embargo, but Cubans expect life will remain a struggle for survival.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Like many Canadians, our first foray into Cuba was Varadero. The flight was direct from Winnipeg and the resort area was rumoured to have 20 kilometres of white-sand beaches.

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  2. Glasgow, Joseph look for Olympic qualifiers formRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinidad Guardian

    ... Martinez and USA's Traci Weamer and Kendra Vanzwieten. Last year, Flores and Martinez won the gold medal in Varadero, Cuba, a silver medal in T&T and the bronze in Antigua Guatemala. They also captured the title at the CAC Games in Veracruz. Weamer ...

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  3. Tourists to Cuba jump 15 pct in Q1Read the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Tourists to Cuba jumped by 15 percent in the first quarter of 2015, and the trend is expected to hold for the rest of the year, the country's Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero said. Speaking at the opening of the 7th International Gourmet Festival of Varadero, the island's leading seaside resort, Marrero did not offer specific figures, but indicated visitor arrivals in the first four months of the year "have been magnificent," communist youth daily Juventud Rebelde reported on Thursday.

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  4. Cuba - from Varadero to HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Examiner.com

    What is bound to be a new tourist destination for Americans has been an inexpensive, inclusive vacation for Canadians and Europeans for years. Resort areas like Varadero offer five-star hotels on the beach overlooking the Straits of Florida. 12 comments

  5. Cuba: What it's really like?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Fox News

    American travelers are eying Cuba with pent-up enthusiasm. But where will they stay? Where will they eat? And what will detente mean for cruise lines? President Obama's announcement in December of a new U.S policy toward Cuba has opened the door a bit wider for Americans who want to travel to their island neighbor. 1 comment

  6. Cuba directRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Castanet.net

    We have long been waiting for a new destination out of Kelowna and it looks like our wishes have been granted! Direct non-stop flights from Kelowna to Varadero, Cuba start December 18th! Sunwing/Signature Vacations are re-establishing our long lost Cuba connection! We actually had this service for a season over 10 years ago with Transat but it only lasted a year. So? What is the lure of Cuba?? Beautiful long expanses of gorgeous white sand.

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  7. Reports from Cuba: When I got to VaraderoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Babalu Blog

    Cubanet, Luis Cino Alvarez, Havana, 30 March 2015 - Despite the fact that on the three occasions I ever visited Varadero my experiences were not particularly pleasant, that beach - which today for the majority of Cubans is almost as inaccessible as Waikiki - occupies a special place in my nostalgia. The first time I was at Varadero was in November, 1970, during the Festival of the Song.

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  8. Sunwing Introduces a New Flight Program From Kelowna to VaraderoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Travel Industry Wire

    Sunwing Vacations announced that it will be offering a direct service from Kelowna to the popular Cuban vacation destination of Varadero for the first time this winter. Departing weekly on Fridays between December 18, 2015 and April 15, 2016, the new flight service will enable residents of Kelowna to experience some of Sunwing's new and exclusive resorts.

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  9. Grand Memories Opens in Varadero, CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Hotel News Resource

    With 1,110 rooms and suites, Grand Memories caters to all vacationers through its three unique sections: Family, Adults Only, and the upgraded Diamond Club section. The Caribbean hotel chain Memories Resorts has introduced Grand Memories in Varadero, Cuba.

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  10. Kelowna airport plans multi-million dollar upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | GlobalNews

    ... p the airport make sure that doesn't become a trend. Starting in December you will be able to fly from YLW to Varadero, Cuba.

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  11. Opinion: After all, why not travel to Cuba?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Pocono Record

    If you're an American citizen, you've got one of the most valuable passports in the world. You can travel nearly anywhere, including countries Uncle Sam doesn't always get along with.

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  12. Happy 100th, Miami BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Miami Herald

    The city of Miami Beach, incorporated on March 26, 1915, is turning 100 and the party culminates with a massive beach concert on Thursday. Happy Birthday to our funnest city.

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  13. Sunwing Introduces a Summer Program From OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... year round with the introduction of this new direct flight to one of our most popular vacation destinations, Varadero, Cuba." Vacationers travelling with young children are sure to appreciate Memories Varadero Beach Resort. Part of Sunwing's Family ...

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  14. Why Not Travel to Cuba?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | OpEdNews

    If you're an American citizen, you've got one of the most valuable passports in the world. You can travel nearly anywhere, including countries Uncle Sam doesn't always get along with.

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  15. Welcome to Cuba's new revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Vancouver Courier

    The MV Louis Cristal, operated by Cuba Cruise, circumnavigates this Caribbean island on week-long themed cruises. Photo: Cuba Cruise The MV Louis Cristal, operated by Cuba Cruise, circumnavigates this Caribbean island on week-long themed cruises.

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  16. Reports from Cuba: Radio Marti: The voice of Cuban dissidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Babalu Blog

    One summer during a stay in Camaguey - a province 340 miles east of Havana - the owner of a house where I was staying listened from early morning to Radio Marti, a network created in 1985 under the administration of Ronald Reagan with the goal of providing Cubans with information uncensored or manipulated by the Castro government. The woman told me that since 1985 she has been listening to radio soap operas, news and a morning program geared to a rural audience.

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  17. It Time To Visit CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | BeautyNewsNYC

    Our guide says "Cuba is famous for three thing: coffee, rum and cigars". She could have added beaches, baseball anda bears.

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  18. Website now selling flights between U.S., CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | USA Today

    Travel booking site CheapAir.com says it has become the first online travel agency to allow U.S. travelers to book flights between the U.S. and Cuba in a single online transaction. Starting at 8 a.m. ET this Website now selling flights between U.S., Cuba Travel booking site CheapAir.com says it has become the first online travel agency to allow U.S. travelers to book flights between the U.S. and Cuba in a single online transaction.

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  19. Fredericton baseball players visit Cuba for goodwill tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | CBC News

    Young baseball players in Fredericton got to experience how the sport is played in Cuba after a goodwill tournament in that nation. The 17 players and their coaches travelled to Cuba, played a few games and took baseball gear and school supplies to children in the Mantanzas area.

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  20. Sunwing Adds Four New Summer Flight Services From CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... to Cayo Santa Maria, Cuba. This increase in scheduling is an addition to the regular Tuesday service to Varadero, Cuba that operated last summer. Options to explore Mexico over the summer months direct from Calgary have also been increased, with ...

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