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Americans in Cuba

Cuba Tourism Expected To Rise

AP | BEN FOX | Posted 12.22.2014 | Travel

HAVANA (AP) — As the U.S. and Cuba begin to normalize relations for the first time in half a century, some Americans are already roaming the streets...

26 Reasons Why Traveling To Cuba Is Worth The $250,000 Fine

Kiki Von Glinow | Posted 10.02.2013 | Travel
Kiki Von Glinow

While it may not be entirely legal for Americans to travel to Cuba, the "green crocodile with eyes of stone and water" (as Cuban poet Nicolás Guillén calls the island) could make the non-traditional customs experience a tempting one.

It Just Got A Little Easier For U.S. Citizens To Go To Cuba

AP | BETH J. HARPAZ | Posted 09.17.2013 | Travel

NEW YORK -- A U.S.-based tour company on Thursday announced the launch of new people-to-people trips to Cuba that would transport U.S. citizens there ...

Americans Should Be Allowed to Travel to Cuba

Kristy Ann Muniz | Posted 09.08.2013 | Travel
Kristy Ann Muniz

Regardless of the effect that an absurd amount of American visitors would have on Cuba's culture, there are factors much more important to consider when discussing the 51-year-old trade embargo.

Americans in Cuba: 'Why Doesn't My Blackberry Work?' Cubans in Cuba: 'What Will I Find to Eat Today?'

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 08.04.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

The image of Cubans has been shaped with a great deal of imagination, a lot of past memories, and the stories of the exiles. As a result, it is not strange to view us as if we were living in one of those old sepia postcards, forever frozen in an image from the mid-20th century.

An American Girl in Cuba

Lili Boyle | Posted 04.09.2012 | Home
Lili Boyle

Wherever we went, the highs and lows of Cuban society were clearly illustrated; we saw the beauty, the poverty, the arts, the decay, the hospitality and the biases.