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

    Saturday | 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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  2. The Politics of Prevention: Cholera in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Babalu Blog

    Even before the scheduled opening of the US Embassy on July 20, 2015, there were advertisements, blog posts, tweets, and news feeds welcoming U.S. residents to Cuba for cultural, religious or educational opportunities. Cuba remains a popular destination for Canadian and Western European tourists with its rich cultural arts, gracious hosts and Caribbean beaches.

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  3. Sun City club talks U.S.-Cuba relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Bluffton Today

    As the U.S. formally welcomed a Cuban flag over its reopened embassy in Washington, D.C. for the first time since 1961 on Monday, Sun City residents learned more about the past and present relationship between the two countries at a meeting in Pinckney Hall. Every month, the Money Talks Club gathers to discuss relevant financial issues in the world today.

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  4. Visit Cuba - it's the perfect holiday destination for poverty fetishistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Spectator

    Since last December, when officials from Cuba and the United States announced that the two countries, locked in a Cold War stand-off for 54 years, would seek to normalise relations, the tourist industry has been admonishing us to travel to Cuba 'before it changes'. Despite Cuba's listless youth being well-versed in American culture - be it the latest fashions, pop songs or movies - on the surface Cuba remains stuck in a time warp.

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  5. The Cuba Issue: Love at first sight - a photo essayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    'I'm going to Cuba," my mother announced to me at the Straz one night. "Realllllllly," I responded, intrigued.

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  6. Sun City club talks U.S.-Cuba relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Bluffton Today

    As the U.S. formally welcomed a Cuban flag over its reopened embassy in Washington, D.C. for the first time since 1961 on Monday, Sun City residents learned more about the past and present relationship between the two countries at a meeting in Pinckney Hall. Every month, the Money Talks Club gathers to discuss relevant financial issues in the world today.

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  7. Help us plan our trip to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Ask MetaFilter

    My fiance and I are going to Cuba TOMORROW. We've got our flights and hotels booked, but nothing else planned at all.

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  8. Cuba-US: time to lower the Swiss flag - and open banks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Swissinfo

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  9. Hope and Change in Obama's Cuba: Four rowers from Cuban Pan Am team defect to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Babalu Blog

    Apparently, all the Hope and Change Obama has given Cuba's Castro dictatorship ensuring the apartheid regime can remain in power in perpetuity was not enough to stop four Cuban athletes from the national team from defecting while at the Pan Am games. Coach Juan Carlos Reyes says Liosmel Ramos, Wilber Turro, Manuel Suarez and Orlando Sotolongo have left the team and travelled to the United States.

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  10. Fabiola Santiago: Cubaa s message to youth: Beware the razzle-dazzleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The Miami Herald

    No, not political fossils Castro No. 1 and Castro No. 2, but the second-in-command of the Communist Party in Cuba, the grave, sharp-suited octogenarian comrade JosA RamA3n Machado Ventura.

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  11. What it feels like to spend a night in a Cuban jail when you're...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | National Post

    A last night on the beach in Cuba to celebrate high school graduation took a dark turn for Toronto's Adam McDowell. In this National Post summer series on travel dramas , McDowell tells of the drunken prank that put him behind bars: Everyone else had gone back to the hotel.

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  12. Thawing ties with US boosts Cuba's tourismRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | China Daily

    Tourism in Cuba has seen rapid growth since the Caribbean island and the United States announced the decision to seek rapprochement in December 2014, the Cuban News Agency reported over the weekend. The Cuban Tourism Ministry said Saturday that 2 million foreign visitors had already arrived so far this year as of late Friday, 39 days earlier than it took in 2014 to reach that same figure, the news agency reported, noting that this means a 16 percent growth.

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  13. United Yacht Transport Looks Forward to Setting Sail to CubaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 10 | Sys-Con Media

    As America awaits the green light, United Yacht Transport discusses this monumental occurrence and the impact it will make on the yachting community. is amidst a transformation, and once Americans are allowed to visit freely the impact on yachting will be colossal.

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  14. Channel 9's Jorge Estevez to travel to Cuba on historic flightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | WFTV Orlando

    ... architecture, forts, Plaza de la Revolucion and the Tropicana Nightclub. Estevez will also travel to Varadero, Cuba's most famous beach resort town. Varadero has a string of all-inclusive hotels and a golf course. U.S. officials said they will allow ...

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

    Jun 28, 2015 | 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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  16. Reports from Cuba: Domestic Tourism, the Faces of DeceitRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | 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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  17. Warwick Cayo Santa Maria Cuba Opens August 15thRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | 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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  18. Preparense! (Get ready, Cubans!): The Chinese are coming, the Chinese are comingRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | 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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  19. Foreign investment plays key role in Cuba's tourismRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | 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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  20. Ottawa man tweets search for dog lost by airline on Cuba-Montreal flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | 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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