A South Florida travel company is reviving flights from Key West to Cuba, months after the announcement of eased travel restrictions to the island nation.
Amid the U.S. and Cuba’s new push to normalize relations, Cuban cigar makers are expecting a boom in their business.
Just weeks after travel restrictions to Cuba were eased, JetBlue Airways has announced more flights to Cuba.
The highest ranking official of the U.S. delegation to visit Cuba in decade sat directly across a table from Cuba’s delegation in Havana on Wednesday.
The highest ranking U.S. delegation to visit Cuba in 35 years has arrived Havana for two days of negotiations.
Hours before the arrival of the highest-level U.S. delegation to Cuba in decades on Tuesday, a senior Cuban official said restoring diplomatic ties with the U.S. wont immediately lead to a full relationship with the island nation.
As Friday marked the start of eased travel restrictions between the United State and Cuba, the biggest difference was seen in the international arrivals area, where passengers carried alcohol and tobacco products brought over from the communist island.
Cuban-American groups have called for others to join in their protest Saturday against President Barack Obama’s plan to normalize relations with Cuba.
Following the release of American Alan Gross from Cuban prison, President Barack Obama made historic changes to US-Cuban policy after becoming the first president since the Eisenhower administration to speak directly to a Cuban leader.
Amid tensions between Cuba and the United States, a U.S. contractor sent a Serbian music promoter to help spark an anti-government movement using rap music.