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  1. Three places remain open for ClubEG's getaway to Cuba next JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Examiner.com

    Executive Golf 's first trip to Cuba 's Melia Las Americas Resort/ Varadero Golf Club was such a hit that the decision to organize another sun-soaked, birdie-seeking getaway became a no-brainer. Last January, nearly 30 ClubEG/ Slammer Tour players teed it up on Cuba's only 18-hole track while staying five minutes away at the all-inclusive adults-only five-star resort.

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  2. Reports from Cuba: Domestic Tourism, the Faces of DeceitRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Babalu Blog

    Cubanet.org, Ernesto Perez Chang, Havana, 16 June 2015 - To judge by the avalanche of television programs that in recent weeks have been dedicated to so-called "domestic tourism," in Cuba all families have adequate income to become a major market for the island's hotel groups and resorts. Several Round Tables with the participation of ministers, vice-ministers, and company heads, all tied to the tourism sector, plus extensive reports on the Cuban Television National News detail the offers for this summer, present promotional campaigns in hotels and shopping centers and exhort the "Cuban family" to make reservations as soon as possible due to high demand.

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  3. Warwick Cayo Santa Maria Cuba Opens August 15thRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Hotel Interactive

    The Warwick Cayo Santa Maria Resort, located on Santa Maria key in Cuba, is a brand new "all inclusive" resort spread over 26 hectares of luxurious gardens with stunning views on the dazzling Caribbean Sea. The Warwick Cayo Santa Maria Resort, located on Santa Maria key in Cuba, is a brand new "all inclusive" resort spread over 26 hectares of luxurious gardens with stunning views on the dazzling Caribbean Sea.

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  4. Preparense! (Get ready, Cubans!): The Chinese are coming, the Chinese are comingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Babalu Blog

    The current occupant of the White House and his gang of toadies have been repeating the same mantra since December 17: "American tourists will democratize Cuba." Yeah? Well, forget the fact that millions of European and Canadian tourists have only helped to increase repression.

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  5. Foreign investment plays key role in Cuba's tourismRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | People's Daily Online

    ... ember as China launches direct flights to Havana, he said. In addition to its famed Caribbean beach resort of Varadero, Cuba also offers visitors eco-tourism, with 103 natural reserves and historic and cultural sites of interest.

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  6. Ottawa man tweets search for dog lost by airline on Cuba-Montreal flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    A dog named Bruno is back with his owner after an airline failed to unload the animal in Montreal and mistakenly sent it on a plane back to Cuba. Ottawa journalist Stephen Wicary took to Twitter Sunday morning after his four-year-old Bernese mountain dog did not arrive in Montreal as scheduled on a Cubana Airlines flight from Varadero.

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  7. Twitter search saves dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Castanet.net

    A dog named Bruno is back with his owner after an airline failed to unload the animal in Montreal and mistakenly sent it on a plane back to Cuba. Ottawa journalist Stephen Wicary took to Twitter Sunday morning after his four-year-old Bernese mountain dog did not arrive in Montreal as scheduled on a Cubana Airlines flight from Varadero.

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  8. Ottawa man tweets search for dog lost by airlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Barriere Star Journal

    A dog named Bruno is back with his owner after an airline failed to unload the animal in Montreal and mistakenly sent it on a plane back to Cuba. Ottawa journalist Stephen Wicary took to Twitter Sunday morning after his four-year-old Bernese mountain dog did not arrive in Montreal as scheduled on a Cubana Airlines flight from Varadero.

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  9. Twitter rallies to help find dog lost in transit from Cuba to MontrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | GlobalNews

    A four-year-old Bernese Mountain Dog named Bruno has been reunited with his owner after the animal was mistakenly sent on a plane back to Cuba. Cubana Airlines failed to unload the dog in Montreal after a flight from Varadero.

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  10. Sunwing Vacations Extends Flight Season From Hamilton to Punta Cana and Varadero Next WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Market Wire

    Sunwing Vacations is returning to Hamilton next winter for a third season with an extended program of flights to both Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic and Varadero, Cuba. The airline doubled capacity last winter with the introduction of the Punta Cana route and will be beginning operations from mid-November this year, running until mid-April 2016.

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  11. Unprincipled British vultures plan to develop 500-million dollar apartheid resort in Castro KingdomRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | Babalu Blog

    Wanna avail yourself of slave labor? Wanna keep up the old apartheid lifestyle once enjoyed only by a few privileged white South Africans? How about building a five-star luxury resort near Varadero, complete with a top-notch golf course and all other sorts of amenities that are way out of reach for 99.99 percent of Cubans? Apartheid, pure and simple. Yet, it's only we Cuban exiles who correctly identify the true nature of Castro Inc.'s racist exploitative tourism business.

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  12. Retired couple takes legal action against Thomas Cook after being...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Mail on Sunday

    ... who claim they had their luxury holiday ruined by illness while staying at the Iberostar Laguna Azul in Varadero, Cuba, are now taking legal action against tour operator, Thomas Cook. Patricia Butcher and Michael Butler, from Kemsley in Kent, first ...

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  13. Bowmanville woman 'stuck in limbo' after missing wheelchair returned, damagedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    After a nightmarish series of mishaps on her vacation to Cuba, a disabled Bowmanville woman is stuck “in limbo” with a damaged wheelchair and no easy way to replace the device. Now back home after the weeklong trip to a resort near Varadero, Rose Finlay says she feels humiliated and distressed by her treatment at the hands of both the Sunwing travel group and airport staff.

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  14. Dream vacation turned into nightmare after wheelchair goes missingRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | 680News

    ... off work to help her and care for their two children who are both under the age of three. The two traveled to Varadero, Cuba last Tuesday to reconnect as a couple for a dream vacation but it turned into the trip from hell. On the way home, Finlay ...

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  15. Woman details 'trip from hell' after Sunwing loses her wheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | CBC News

    Rose Finlay said Sunwing Airline repeatedly mistreated her and lost her custom wheelchair during a recent trip to Cuba. An Ontario woman is speaking out about her ordeal travelling with Sunwing after she said the airline repeatedly mistreated her and then lost her custom wheelchair.

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  16. Cuba's welcoming old town of Trinidad, a haven far from HavanaRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | SFGate

    Mint from my mojito mingles with the pleasant whiff of cigars. Horses' hooves clatter along lantern-lit cobblestone lanes, barely audible above the salsa beat pulsing from restaurants and bars.

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  17. Cuba Sees Huge Spike In U.S. Tourists Since Recent Relation TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Since the thawing of longstanding oppositional relations between the United States and Cuba in the past year, the island nation has seen a serious uptick in American visitors. According to reports, visits to Cuba are up 36 percent in a five-month period in 2015 when compared to the previous year.

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  18. Varadero, CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | CNN

    The "newsiest" iReports are sorted in lists at the top of each section on the homepage and in other places around the site. Newsiest is a calculation that combines freshness, popularity, activity and ratings.

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  19. French Hospitality industry partners with Stalinists who occupy CubaRead the original story

    May 17, 2015 | Babalu Blog

    In honor of the French hotel and liquor companies currently setting up a collaboration with the Stalinist occupiers of Cuba we offer clips of another occupation, where much of the French hospitality industry also collaborated...this seems only proper... "The French company Warwick International Hotels & Resorts took its first steps in Cuban tourism with management and marketing contracts of Cayo Santa Maria Resort and Naviti Varadero Resort Warwick Hotels.

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  20. Accor reinforces its presence in Cuba with the contract for the Pullman Cayo CocoRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Bottom Line

    HFTP is the premier global professional association serving members in hospitality careers. Since 1952, HFTP's mission has been to provide members with superior networking opportunities, industry-leading events, comprehensive certification programs, unique educational opportunities, and other essential resources for professional growth.

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