This U.S. Tour Operator Has Been Crafting Specialty Cuba Tours for Years

This U.S. Tour Operator Has Been Crafting Specialty Cuba Tours for Years

Traveling to Cuba is much easier when you’re part of a tour. The reasons are many but the simplest answer is that Cuba’s relative isolation and historical preference for all-inclusive resorts means getting exposure to the island’s many wonders is best achieved under the guidance of a tour company/guide with years of experience. Suzanne Carlson’s … Read more

Here’s How to Import Commercial Goods from Cuba to the U.S.

Here’s How to Import Commercial Goods from Cuba to the U.S.

Commercial imports authorized under § 515.582 of the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (CACR),  Importation of Certain Goods and Services Produced by Independent Cuban Entrepreneurs, must comply with all current U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and other U.S. Government agency requirements. There is no trade agreement between the U.S. and Cuba, so most imports are … Read more

The European Union Steps Closer to Cuba in 2016

The European Union Steps Closer to Cuba in 2016

Last week, the European Commission formally proposed EU countries support an agreement for cooperation and political dialogue with Cuba and eliminate a 20-year-old common policy position. “This contractual agreement creates a clear common framework for intensified political dialogue, greater cooperation in a wide range of policy areas and a valuable platform to develop joint actions … Read more