Here Is A Summer Promotion For A Small Ship Cruise To Cuba

Here Is A Summer Promotion For A Small Ship Cruise To Cuba

Voyages to Antiquity is bringing their award-winning mix of small ship cruising, cultural immersion and experiential learning to Cuba and the Caribbean this winter season with maiden voyages calling on multiple Cuban ports and other regional destinations of cultural and historical significance. Cuba is open and thriving, despite recent news about U.S. President Trump’s modification … Read more

Cuba Plans First UNESCO Global Geopark

Cuba Plans First UNESCO Global Geopark

The Cuban government has announced plans to apply for the first Global Geopark in Viñales, Cuba. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization  (UNESCO) designates Global Geoparks according to established criteria. Viñales, the main tourism site of the Western province of Pinar del Rio, was previously declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1999. … Read more

Canadian Diplomat In Havana Appears To Be Part Of Sonic Device Attack

Canadian Diplomat In Havana Appears To Be Part Of Sonic Device Attack

On Thursday, Canada’s consular affairs office said that one of its diplomats in Cuba was suffering from the same mysterious hearing loss that apparently forced several U.S. diplomats to leave Havana. Global Affairs Canada gave no details. But a spokeswoman said officials “are aware of unusual symptoms affecting Canadian and U.S. diplomatic personnel and their … Read more

In Conversation: Cuba After Castro with Lanie Millar

In Conversation: Cuba After Castro with Lanie Millar

Lanie Millar is an assistant professor in the Department of Romance Languages at the University of Oregon. While at the Library of Congress on a Kluge Fellowship, she is doing research for her book manuscript on post-revolutionary literature from Cuba and Angola. Her project is titled, “Cuba and Angola: Cultural Conversations Before and After the Cold … Read more

Victory Cruise Lines Expands To Cuba

Victory Cruise Lines Expands To Cuba

Victory Cruise Lines announced the launch of a series of six luxury cruises this winter that will circumnavigate Cuba. Departing from the Port of Miami, the inaugural roundtrip on board the 202-passenger Victory I , will set sail on February 02, 2018. The 14-night itinerary will feature five Cuban ports and overnight calls in Havana, Santiago de … Read more

Here’s What Trump’s White House Chief Of Staff Said About Guantánamo Base In Cuba

Here’s What Trump’s White House Chief Of Staff Said About Guantánamo Base In Cuba

It appears the new White House Chief of Staff may have some ideas about Cuba that contradict President Trump’s policy towards the island nation. U.S. President Donald Trump’s choice for White House chief of staff, retired Marine General John Kelly, was one of the military’s longest-serving commanders before Trump named him secretary for the Department … Read more