How to Use Poetry to Improve Your Spanish Before Traveling to Cuba

How to Use Poetry to Improve Your Spanish Before Traveling to Cuba

Learning some Spanish before traveling to Cuba will greatly enhance your experience by exposing you to aspects of Cuban culture that you would otherwise miss if you could not communicate directly with Cuban people. Poetry contains essential elements of culture and lots of vocabulary that is likely missing in structured language learning tools.  Plus, encoding … Read more

U.S. Government Expands Cultural Exchange with Cuba

U.S. Government Expands Cultural Exchange with Cuba

On April 21, three US federal agencies and the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities announced a number of agreements that create arts and cultural collaborations between US and Cuban scholars, artists, public agencies, and institutions. These agreements will, in the words of First Lady Michelle Obama, “highlight the commonalities that unite all … Read more

Cuba Revealed Offers High Touch Cuba Travel Experience

Cuba Revealed Offers High Touch Cuba Travel Experience

by Cuba Journal staff Cuba Revealed offers a high touch Cuba travel experience for those seeking a journey that combines culture, education and no hassles. For $5,800, travelers will enjoy university professors, artists, musicians and organic farmers – in addition to bed and breakfast accommodations at various places around the island nation.  Fees include air … Read more