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  1. Awaiting US Avalanche, Cubans Hit The BeachRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Airwise

    Cubans are flocking to the beach in record numbers before a possible end to the US travel ban that would open the gates to American tourists and bump up prices. Until 2008, the Communist government banned Cubans from tourist hotels.

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  2. Awaiting American avalanche, Cubans rush to the beachRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Civil Engineering student Anette Perez, 23, sails in a rented sailboat during her vacations at the beach in Varadero, Cuba, August 26, 2015. Human resources worker Carmen Oivedo talks to her daughters during their vacations at the beach in Varadero, Cuba, August 26, 2015.

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  3. Cuba full of beauty, passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Albany Times Union

    The pause button was pressed, freezing the ambient disposition of this isolated island nation. Antique cars and colonial household infrastructures stood stagnant since the 1950s.

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  4. Otherworldly Cuba is poised to transformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Miami Herald

    ... rare among the Canadians, Europeans and Russians who come, say taxi drivers, for beer, rum and hot chicks at Varadero, Cuba's

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  5. U-18 v-ball men face Jamaica in semisRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... Circuit after ending with a 1-2 Group D pool record on the sands of Barcelo-Solymar-Arenas Blancas Hotel in Varadero, Cuba, on Friday. Competing in Pool D, Whitfield and Whitfield, fresh off competing on the FIVB World Tour in Florida, defeated ...

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  6. Cuba tourism boom leaves some worrying they'll be left outRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Gleaner

    Residents of Santiago de Cuba stroll along a recently completed harbour promenade under gleaming new street lights, enjoying sea breezes while relaxing on newly installed metal benches. Missing are the tourists.

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  7. Havan-a good ride in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Iol.co.za

    Cuba is the only nation where you can drive through superb tropical landscapes, on lightly travelled roads, in vehicles which are relics from half-a-century ago. You can drive where you please, alternating between glorious colonial towns and dazzling beaches as you cover the ground between the scenic tobacco-growing lands of western Cuba and the wild countryside and revolutionary history of the east.

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  8. What the U.S. and Cuba Can Learn From the PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Time

    This post is in partnership with the History News Network , the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was originally published at HNN.

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  9. Cuba's tourism boom has many in remote areas worryingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The London Free Press

    Residents stroll along a recently completed harbour promenade under gleaming new streetlights, enjoying sea breezes while relaxing on newly installed metal benches. Missing are the tourists.

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  10. 10 countries to attend NORCECA Beach Volleyball Circuit in CubaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Xinhuanet

    Ten countries have confirmed their participation in the 5th stage of NORCECA Beach Volleyball Circuit, to be held in Cuban resort Varadero from Aug. 26-30, local media reported Friday. The men's category attracts Canada , Cuba , Trinidad and Tobago, Suriname, United States Virgin Islands, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Saint Kitts and Nevis and Saint Lucia have confirmed their participation.

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  11. Cuba Looks for Edge Over Caribbean Rivals With Online Study of U.S. TouristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Skift

    The Cuban government is eager to get the trade ban lifted and it's showing that it's serious about competing with other Caribbean islands for tourism now that it's in the U.S. spotlight. The Cuban government isn't waiting around for the U.S. Congress to lift the trade ban that would make travel to the island easier for Americans-it's already analyzing the perceptions that American tourists and others have of its beaches and cities.

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  12. Cuba's tourism boom leaves some worrying they'll be left outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Newsday

    In this July 27, 2015 photo, Cuban singer Candido Fabre sings at a carnival concert in Santiago, Cuba. Santiago's promoters lament that tourists are missing out on the city's rich Afro-Cuban culture, its meandering streets, colonial architecture and its prized role as the home of Cuban musical genres such as trova and son.

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  13. More hotel rooms as Americans are coming and Cuba tourism numbers explodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Examiner.com

    Cuba's National Statistical Office in a recent report claims Germans are traveling to the Island Nation in increasing numbers, the same for the English and French. The Canadians, the backbone of Cuban tourism, are up 13.2-percent an impressive number since in recent years 1.2 million Canadian tourists have hit Cuban's beaches and bars.

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  14. Cuba's tourism boom leaves many in remote areas of country worrying they'll be left outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Star Tribune

    Residents stroll along a recently completed harbor promenade under gleaming new streetlights, enjoying sea breezes while relaxing on newly installed metal benches. Missing are the tourists.

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  15. Cuba's tourism boom leaves some worrying they will be left outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | CBS News

    Residents stroll along a recently completed harbor promenade under gleaming new streetlights, enjoying sea breezes while relaxing on newly installed metal benches. Missing are the tourists.

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  16. Tourism boom leaves some Cubans feeling left outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The China Post

    Residents stroll along a recently completed harbor promenade under gleaming new streetlights, enjoying sea breezes while relaxing on newly installed metal benches. Missing are the tourists.

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  17. Cubans Know That the Island's Tourism Boom Will Leave Some BehindRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Skift

    Residents stroll along a recently completed harbor promenade under gleaming new streetlights, enjoying sea breezes while relaxing on newly installed metal benches. Missing are the tourists.

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  18. New Website Helps Travelers Plan a Visit to Cuba: VacationCubaTravel.comRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | PR.com

    This is an exciting time for travelers looking for new and interesting vacation destinations. The United States is beginning to normalize relations with Cuba.

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  19. New Website Helps Travelers Plan a Visit to CubaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | PR Log

    Travel to Cuba is becoming a lot easier. The recent changes in the approach to Cuba by the US government are expected by many to have a profound influence in the island.

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  20. Cuba emerges as paradise for gay tourismRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    As tourism flourishes in Cuba, the island is emerging as a destination for the LGBT community and a travel agency specialising in packages for those customers is already in operation. Pioneering the business are the owners of Mi Cayito Cuba, a Web-based intermediary between "gay-friendly Cuban private initiative and clients around the world," Efe reported quoting the company's director Alain Castillo, as saying.

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