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Trump’s Cuba policy tries to redefine ‘good’ U.S. tourism. That includes putting them back on tour buses. By Nick Miroff June 17 at 2:43 PM

The American traveler in Cuba — sweating, disoriented and probably a bit woozy from the… Continue reading

Luxury hotels arrive in Cuba despite fears Trump may hurt tourism boom By Sarah Marsh | HAVANA

Towering cranes dot the Havana skyline as communist-run Cuba races to build luxury hotels, amid indignation among some residents and concern that U.S.… Continue reading

U.S. Lawmakers Want to End Cuba Travel Restrictions, But May Face Trump Opposition Reuters • Newsweek May 26, 2017

A bipartisan group of U.S. senators reintroduced legislation on Thursday to repeal all restrictions on travel to Cuba, this time attracting… Continue reading

Elderly Cuban couple still detained nearly a month after judge denies asylum BY NORA GÁMEZ TORRES AND ABEL FERNÁNDEZ ngameztorres@elnuevoherald.com

An elderly Cuban couple detained upon arrival at Miami International airport following an end to the “wet foot, dry foot”… Continue reading

Starting a business in Cuba is more difficult for entrepreneurs of African descent BY NORA GÁMEZ TORRES ngameztorres@elnuevoherald.com

The first Cuban chef with a Michelin star, and the chef — and owner — of the private paladar where former President… Continue reading

Is Cuba’s potential tourism growth a threat to the rest of the Caribbean? BY MIMI WHITEFIELD mwhitefield@miamiherald.com

You might think other Caribbean tourism destinations would be ready to flip their sandals as Cuba’s tourism numbers continue to climb.

International visitors… Continue reading

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