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  1. Flights between Cuba, Key West truly 'unreal'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | KeysNews.com

    After 17 years of traveling to Cuba, I can honestly say that my most recent return on Sunday was by far and away the most exciting and amazing ever. Countless hours of driving north to Miami only to fly back south over the Seven Mile Bridge en route to Cuba was the norm.

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  2. Cuban human rights advocate's visit highlights delicate Cuba-U.S. relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Former President George W. Bush presented Oscar Biscet of Cuba the Presidential Medal of Freedom during a ceremony at the Bush Center on June 23 in Dallas. Biscet was jailed as a prisoner of conscience in Cuba from 2002 until 2011.

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  3. D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson to step down, leaving legacy of progressRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson dances with a student at JesAos SuA rez Gayol high school in Havana, Cuba, on Feb. 23, 2016. Henderson was among a delegation joining Mayor Muriel Bowser. (Bonnie Jo Mount/Washington Post) "This is dog ...

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  4. Starwood begins managing hotel run by Cuba forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... tion at Starwood Hotels & Resorts; cut a ribbon during the inauguration of the Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Havana, Cuba on Tuesday, June 28. (AFP)

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  5. The Peace Agreement and Colombia's Criminal DynamicsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Inside Colombia

    The Colombian government and rebels of the FARC laid out their plans for a definitive ceasefire and concentration of guerrilla fighters in an historic event in Havana, Cuba. But nothing goes into effect until the final peace agreement is signed, and there is still no plan to address the criminal earnings that sustain the rebel movement.

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  6. About that vacation in apartheid CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    Castro propaganda willingly disseminated by the media mixed with a healthy does of ignorance can make apartheid Cuba appear to be a great vacation destination. But when you strip away the propaganda and educate yourself about the reality of Cuba under the brutally repressive apartheid Castro dictatorship, it quickly ceases to look like a good idea.

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  7. Food Network's Guy Fieri to Be Featured on Two Travel Channel SpecialsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... show. Then, Guy takes his hit Food Network series, "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives," on an historic trip to Havana, Cuba, and Travel Channel tags along for a behind-the-scenes special, "Guy Fieri's Cuban Adventure." Joined by his production crew, his ...

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  8. Ask Matt: Is it smooth sailing for Carnival?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | USA Today

    Ask Matt: Is it smooth sailing for Carnival? Cruises are a small niche of the travel markets, but a profitable one. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/29bGDCn In this May 2, 2016 file photo, Carnival's Fathom cruise line ship Adonia arrives from Miami in Havana, Cuba.

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  9. Starwood manages hotel in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NWAonline

    American hospitality giant Starwood began managing a hotel owned by the Cuban military on Tuesday, opening one of the biggest holes in the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba since Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro declared detente in Dec. 2014. The facade of the 186-room Quinta Avenida hotel in Havana's upscale Miramar neighborhood has been emblazoned with the logo of Starwood's Four Points by Sheraton business travel brand and travelers can now book rooms through Starwood's website.

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  10. Starwood begins managing hotel run by military in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newsday

    A vintage car passes in front of the Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Havana, Tuesday, June 28, 2016. American hotel giant Starwood has begun managing this hotel run by the Cuban military, opening one of the biggest holes in the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba since Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro declared detente in Dec. 2014.

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  11. Cuban hip hop group Orishas reunite with ode to islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reuters

    Reuniting after a seven-year hiatus, Cuban emigre hip hop group Orishas are also returning to their roots with a new single celebrating their "Cuba Isla Bella" and say they hope to launch their fourth studio album within a year. The Orishas, named after the gods of the Afro-Cuban religion Santeria, originally won global acclaim for pioneering a unique Cuban brand of hip hop melding traditional beats and melodies like musical style "son" with gritty urban rap.

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  12. Art of Living Foundation Founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Non-violent ...Read the original story

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    ... in Bogota, Colombia and then held intensive peace talks with the FARC peace delegation led by Ivan Marquez in Havana, Cuba. During these meetings Sri Sri Ravi Shankar insisted that the communication gap needed to be bridged and both parties should ...

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  13. Nation-Now 29 mins ago 3:49 p.m.Another cruise line announces plans for Cuba voyagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... After seven nights aboard Clio, passengers will disembark the vessel in Cienfuegos and drive overland to Havana, Cuba's capital, where they will spend three nights before departing for home by air. Grand Circle said the trips will be structured as ...

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  14. Grand Circle plans Cuba cruise-tour in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    Add Grand Circle Cruise Line to the short list of companies offering cruises to Cuba . The Boston-based line is planning an 11-night trip, Cuba's Cultural Treasures: A Coastal Voyage, aboard an 89-guest ship in January 2017.

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  15. Former ML Photographer Will Take a Group to Cuba in JanuaryRead the original story

    Tuesday | Mission Local

    Janis Lewin worked for Mission Local for three months and produced some terrific photo essays. Lewin has long been going to Cuba and and she has organized a Cuba trip for aspiring photographers.

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  16. Starwood Begins Managing Its First Hotel in Havana, CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Skift

    While we think Starwood is a leader in guest experience in so many ways, you don't have to raise the bar too high to improve on a hotel run by the military. American hotel giant Starwood has begun managing a hotel owned by the Cuban military, opening one of the biggest holes yet in the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba since Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro declared detente in Dec. 2014.

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  17. Juno: Piercing Jupiter's cloudsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Miami Herald

    ... by an engineer from the company that developed the robot. Subsistence fishermen at the Cojimar port outside of Havana, Cuba, say they have seen a serious decline in marine populations. They blame overfishing by foreign ships, pollution and warming ...

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  18. Change brings culinary revolution to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bangkok Post

    At 65, Ramon Alfonso has seen a lot of history in his native Cuba. But this is the first time he has eaten a vegan salad.

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  19. Cocktail of the Week: A Cuban-Inspired Margarita at La LomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Denver Westword

    Pineapple Margarita at La Loma Pineapples always remind Yoid Gomez of home. Born in Havana, Cuba, Gomez uses his nostalgia for the tropical fruits native to his home country as inspiration for his current job as bar manager at La Loma, the venerable Jefferson Park eatery that will soon move to new digs downtown .

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  20. Cuban, U.S. banks to enhance cooperation despite blockadeRead the original story

    Tuesday | Xinhuanet

    ... U.S. travelers from carrying large amounts of cash. A vintage vehicle drives past the U.S. Interests Section in Havana, Cuba, on July 19, 2015. (Xinhua/Liu Bin) According to Tania Fernandez, Cuba banking manager at Stonegate, about 500 cards have ...

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