Cuba Tops “Luxury Travel” Up-and-Coming Destinations in New Survey

Cuba Tops “Luxury Travel” Up-and-Coming Destinations in New Survey

Today, Travel Leaders Group released its top luxury travel trends for 2016 including the top up-and-coming destinations led by Cuba. “Today’s luxury traveler is someone who seeks incredible, authentic and memorable experiences – not merely 5-star hotels and Michelin star restaurants. So it makes perfect sense that Cuba, Antarctica, and African safaris are among the top … Read more

CubaNetwork Plans First VOD Network

CubaNetwork Plans First VOD Network

CubaNetwork, America’s first multi-platform network dedicated to capturing the mystique of Cuba, will launch with thousands of hours of original and exclusive programming from Havana, Cuba in both English and Spanish. The programming service will capture a love affair with classic American cars, salsa singers, inventive offerings in food, culture, night life and much, much … Read more

Josefina Vidal Reflects on Building Blocks for Relationship with U.S.

Josefina Vidal Reflects on Building Blocks for Relationship with U.S.

The first round of talks between the US and Cuba began in January 2015, thirteen months after President Obama announced the normalization of relations. Leading talks and representing Cuba was Josefina Vidal, general director of Cuba’s U.S. Division in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Since then, she has been at the table, negotiating and constructing … Read more

Children’s Harrowing Journey Depicted in Operation Pedro Pan Exhibit

Children’s Harrowing Journey Depicted in Operation Pedro Pan Exhibit

From December 1960 to October 1962, more than fourteen thousand Cuban children arrived, unaccompanied, to the United States. Known as “Operation Pedro Pan,” it was the largest recorded child refugee exodus in the Western Hemisphere. Since it opened in June 2015, more than 15,000 visitors, including the Cuba Journal, have journeyed alongside the Cuban children … Read more