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

    Tuesday | 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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  2. It Time To Visit CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | 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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  3. Website now selling flights between U.S., CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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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  4. Fredericton baseball players visit Cuba for goodwill tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | 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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  5. Sunwing Adds Four New Summer Flight Services From CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | 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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  6. Matthew Fisher: 'The Yanquis are coming' and Cuba may never be the same for CanadiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | National Post

    Cuba's coming revolution: More than half a century of isolation from America has left Cuba economically stagnant and culturally idiosyncratic. But the revelation that the two countries are normalizing ties means change is coming to everything from the cars on the road to the tourists on the beach.

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  7. Matthew Fisher: 'The Yanquis are coming' and Cuba may never be the same for CanadiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Canada.com

    Here are the most expensive condos now listed on the city's real estate market, all on Vancouver's west side. The 2nd annual Canada Nail Cup is an international competition drawing competitors from North America to Japan. 1 comment

  8. To Go or Not to Go: 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    We've got the inside scoop on how you can check places like Cuba and other hot spots off your bucket list - plus some need-to-know info about the spots you should hold off on visiting until political tensions calm down a bit. We've been keeping an eye on all the bucket list-worthy places that made news in 2014 and early 2015 so you don't have to.

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  9. Reports from Cuba: Cuba: The other embargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Babalu Blog

    Last summer, 48-year-old LisvA n, owner of a small photographic studio in a neighbourhood in the east of Havana, personally suffered the consequences of the absurd prohibitions that the Castro regime imposes on its citizens. With the profits made from his business and after saving a part of the money sent to his family from abroad, he stayed for five nights with his wife and daughter in the hotel MeliA Marina Varadero, for 822 pesos convertibles.

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  10. Cuba: Beyond VaraderoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Pique News Magazine

    You don't expect to watch former hockey pros like Bernie Nicholls wielding a stick on the deck of your cruise ship, but Cuba Cruise isn't like any other cruise line I know. It combines the best of Cuba with some of the comforts of home in one memorable week. 2 comments

  11. Is Cuba Really Ready For American Tourists?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | ABC News

    For the first time in more than 50 years, America's neighbor only 90 miles away could finally be open for American tourists. A group of bipartisan senators proposed legislation last week that would end the travel ban between the U.S. and Cuba , and today a subcommittee of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee chaired by senator and son of Cuban immigrants, Marco Rubio , R-Fla., will hold a hearing on how the new policy changes might impact human rights and democracy on the island. 13 comments

  12. The end of the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | TrekEarth

    Aus meinen Archiv: Ich ging in Varadero den Strand entlang, mit meiner alten Kammera. Varadero ist ein Sondergebiet an der Nordkuste Kubas auf der Halbinsel Hicacos, gut 120 Kilometer ostlich von Havanna.

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  13. Cuba ratifies open-door policy to tourist investments : January 31, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Daily Times

    MADRID: Cuba ratified in the International Tourism Fair in Madrid that the country maintains open doors to investments and businesses in tourist industry, today headed towards a substantial expansion of options and capabilities. When updating business people, tour-operators and representatives of airlines in Spain the conditions of the sector, the island's Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero stated that the growth of the industry continues, supported by a renewed interest of investors.

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  14. Senators seek to lift travel restrictions to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Floridians could simply hop on a plane and tour Cuba's Old Havana or sun on Varadero's white beaches, under a bipartisan Senate bill introduced Thursday. Senators seek to lift all travel restrictions to Cuba Floridians could simply hop on a plane and tour Cuba's Old Havana or sun on Varadero's white beaches, under a bipartisan Senate bill introduced Thursday.

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  15. WAA reports record year for passengers at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Coco and Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, Mexico, and to Orlando, Fla. It also added one additional flight per week to Varadero, Cuba. "We were very pleased by the response of our partner airlines who, upon recognizing the potential of this market, responded by ...

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  16. Sunwing Vacations Announces the Opening of Starfish Cuatro Palmas in Varadero, CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Market Wire

    Sunwing Vacations is pleased to announce the opening of Starfish Cuatro Palmas in Varadero, Cuba. Exclusive to Sunwing, the resort is designed to delight guests of all ages with an active schedule of social events and activities, comfortable accommodations, all inclusive features, and friendly service.

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  17. ABC's World News Tonight, NBC Nightly News Stage Full-Fledged Cuban Tourism InfomercialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | NewsBusters.org

    In conjunction with the U.S. diplomatic delegation arriving in Cuba on Wednesday for talks with the Communist regime, ABC's World News Tonight with David Muir and NBC Nightly News went out of their way to all but again ignore the brutal past of the Castro government and instead stage unapologetic promotions of the country that lies 93 miles to America's south. All told, NBC Nightly New s spent a whopping nine minutes and 19 seconds of its airtime to Cuba over the course of three teases and segments each.

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  18. Cuba - open for US travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Tripso.com

    Lying on a white sand beach at the edge of the turquoise sea, I could have been at any Caribbean destination. The major difference was that I was enjoying an experience which few Americans could share for more than the past 50 years.

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  19. New Cuba Rules Ease Restrictions For US VisitorsRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | Airwise

    New rules that came into effect on Friday as part of moves to improve relations with Cuba will allow expanded travel possibilities for US citizens. The new regulations will allow Americans to visit the island for any of a dozen specific reasons, including family visits, education and religion, without first obtaining a special license from the US government as was previously the case.

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  20. Students Return From Cuba TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | NBC Miami

    A few dozen students from the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business returned from Cuba in a trip they called "once in a lifetime." John Cadiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News at 5 and 6 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. 10 comments