History and business drawing visitors to Cuba

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Cuba is  becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination. Cuba is becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination.

Cuba has long been a popular vacation destination for Europeans and Canadians, but this year numbers have risen dramatically. CCTV’s Michael Voss filed this report in Havana.

History and business drawing visitors to Cuba

History and business drawing visitors to Cuba

Cuba has long been a popular vacation destination for Europeans and Canadians, but this year numbers have risen dramatically.


Margaret Crahan on US-Cuba relation
The list of tour operators trying to cash in on Cuba is growing. There are two more U.S. companies that have announced plans for cruises. Globus and Haimark will offer trips out of Miami starting early next year. General leisure travel from the U.S. to Cuba are still prohibited, but these new ventures will be classed as “people-to-people” exchanges that are allowed.
For more on relations between the U.S. and Cuba, CCTV’s Michelle Makori spoke to Margaret Crahan. She is the Director of the Cuba Program at the Institute for Latin American Studies at Columbia University.

Margaret Crahan on US-Cuba relation

Margaret Crahan on US-Cuba relation

The list of tour operators trying to cash in on Cuba is growing. There are two more U.S. companies that have announced plans for cruises. Globus and Haimark will offer trips out of Miami starting early next year. General leisure travel from the U.S. to Cuba are still prohibited. But these new ventures will be classed as “people-to-people” exchanges that are allowed. For more on relations between the U.S. and Cuba, CCTV’s Michelle Makori spoke to Margaret Crahan. She is the Director of the Cuba Program at the Institute for Latin American Studies at Columbia University.