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Legal Travel to Cuba

Word has gotten out that the Trump administration has made it illegal to travel to Cuba. Many people believe this. Actually, it’s far from the truth. After great fanfare and blustering, the Trump administration has pretty much left travel to Cuba where it was when President Obama left office. What they created was an atmosphere […]

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Cuba travel Advisory - part 1

Cuba Travel Advisory – Part 1

The U.S. State Departments travel advisory has people concerned about traveling to Cuba. The State Department has gone so far as to say that due to the reduction in embassy staff “the embassy would not be able to assure our security.”While pronouncements of this sort by our government should be taken seriously it needs to […]

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President Obama to visit Cuba

Photo of President Obama by Pete SouzaPresident Obama to Visit Cuba in MarchWe were there on December 17, 2014, when President Obama and Cuban leader, Raul Castro, announced a normalizing of diplomatic relations between our two countries. I was leading a workshop on the island and we watched the announcement on television in a Cuban’s […]

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Recommended Reading

Cuba: What Everyone Needs to Know by Julia Sweig. This is the most up-to-date book on what lead to the revolution and how we got where we are today—if you only read one book, this is it. If you want to know what led up to the Revolution read Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned […]

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Cuba Travel Information

Cuba Travel InformationPhotography WorkshopsRegister for WorkshopsWe hope you find the following Cuba Travel Information helpfulThe Price of ChangeAs someone who has traveled legally to Cuba and led twenty-five workshops since 2001, I can attest it is almost as easy for U.S. citizens to travel to Cuba today as it is to visit Mexico. Almost, as […]

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