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Visualizing Cuba, Three Ways

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On December 17, 2014, President Obama of the United States and President Raul Castro of Cuba simultaneously announced easing of restrictions on travel between the two countries. That set out a landslide of articles in the general and travel news media touting Cuba as “the” place for Americans to head on vacation. And President Obama […]

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“Cuba Libre:” Visualizing Travel to Cuba

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In the first half of the 20th century, Cuba was a tropical playground for Americans. But the island nation was off-limits to American tourists for three decades from after the Cuban Revolution led by Fidel Castro until the early 1990′s when Americans began to travel to Cuba on “People-to-People” cultural exchange tours. Cuba Libre, an […]

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Travel By Movie: “The Sound of Revolution”

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Why do we go to “The Movies”? To be entertained, to be thrilled, to be frightened out our wits! And, of course, to be transported visually to places we’ve never seen before, or those where some of our fondest memories of life were born. But what about the “pre-show” stuff that we must sit through […]

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