Club Malecon Card Promises Greater Spending Flexibility in Cuba

Club Malecon Card Promises Greater Spending Flexibility in Cuba

Larry Nussbaum plans to launch a gift card that will compete with Stonegate’s™ Cuba Mastercard: American plus all Cuba bound travelers, without restrictions. In an agreement finalized with the Cuban government, Nussbaum, of the Miami-based company International Port Corp. (IPC) has introduced the reloadable Club Malecon gift card in time for the holidays. Cuba Journal … Read more

Best Restaurants in Havana 2017

Best Restaurants in Havana 2017

Havana’s restaurant scene in 2016 is changing as rapidly as an action film. Is there any other choice but to explore? When food is prepared, it becomes culture. Visiting Havana’s private restaurants (or paladares) offers participation into Cuba’s mysterious unfolding as enterprising Cubans combine scarce financial resources, effort and imagination into occasions for pleasure (and … Read more

Recent U.S. Polls Show Majority Support for Greater Engagement with Cuba

Recent U.S. Polls Show Majority Support for Greater Engagement with Cuba

Polls showing overwhelming U.S. support for a variety of pro-Cuba policy questions illustrate a continuing trend that questions the wisdom of the U.S. policy of isolation towards Cuba. Cuba is the only country in the world where U.S. citizens are subject to travel restrictions for tourism. RELATED: Here’s How to Plan Your First Trip to … Read more

Alitalia Launching First-Ever Cuba Flights

Alitalia Launching First-Ever Cuba Flights

Italian carrier Alitalia is launching its first-ever flights from Rome to Havana. The new nonstop service will operate on Tuesdays and Saturdays beginning Nov. 29. Alitalia will be operating the flights on its long-haul Boeing 777 aircraft, part of a wider push in the hemisphere that has included new routes to Santiago and Mexico City. … Read more

Here is One of Cuba’s Most Ambitious Foreign Investors

Here is One of Cuba’s Most Ambitious Foreign Investors

Canadian-based Cuban specialist investment company LGC Capital (LGC) has been active in an astonishing variety of investments in Cuba. Business Description LGC’s objective is to acquire stakes in one or more listed or unlisted projects, businesses, joint ventures, production agreements or companies (in whole or in part), creating a platform for possible further acquisitions in … Read more