Category: Cuba

varadero cuba 2022 :donde el cubano de a pie no puede ir | la realidad del turismo en cuba

Hoy comenzamos una serie de videos en un lugar de cuba que es casi imposible ser visitado por nosotros los cubanos: varadero, un lugar donde el cubano de a pie no puede ir. Hoy les comparto todo el recorrido desde la habana hasta matanzas, varadero además de mostrarles los precios y como nos hospedamos en […]

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Cuba tourism suffers from absence of Russian tourists

(22 Mar 2022) FOR CLEAN VERSION SEE STORY NUMBER: 4372153 The turquoise and white sand beaches of Varadero which until recently received a significant number of Russian tourists now look quite empty.On a recent morning, while the sun was rising, a small group of tourists could be seen sunbathing.But the marina that generally attracts tourists […]

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Cuba faces worst economic crisis in decades

Cuba is facing its worst economic crisis in 30 years.The last time Cuba felt this strain was when subsidies from the former Soviet Union ended.Now, US sanctions and a pandemic that has crippled the tourism industry have tens of thousands of Cubans leaving the island in search of a better life.Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman has […]

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Cuba’s Shelves Are Empty, Citizens Are Organizing

Pharmacy shelves are empty. Every morning, long lines form outside supermarkets as early as 5am, for a chance to buy one of the few food staples for sale. As Cuba’s welfare system is failing, dissidents at home and in exile have set up informal distribution systems to pick up the slack. Subscribe to VICE News […]

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Cuba economic crisis and political crackdown pushes many to immigrate

Cuba is experiencing the largest exodus of people this century, driven mainly by a worsening economy.The government blames the US economic embargo.But numbers of those fleeing the Caribbean island have also increased since a crackdown on dissent last year. Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman has this special report from Cuba’s capital Havana. – Subscribe to our […]

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Cuba’s top U.S. diplomat: It would be “a shame” for Biden to base Cuba policy on Florida politics

President Biden promised during the 2020 campaign that he would largely “go back” to the Obama administration’s approach to Cuba. Carlos Fernández de Cossío, the general director of the Cuban Foreign Ministry’s U.S. Division, spoke to CBSN’s Tanya Rivero about how he views the Biden administration’s policy towards Cuba so far. CBSN is CBS News’ […]

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Travel expert shares his top tips on visiting Cuba

Now that several airlines provide flights to Havana, Cuba has become a hot travel destination. Steve Marshall, CEO of Cuban travel agency Travelucion, gave the WESH anchors his top tips on planning a trip.Subscribe to WESH on YouTube now for more: Get more Orlando news:Like us:Follow us:Google+: Video originally published at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHGscOngmJ8 Originally published at […]

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