Call to implement strict epidemiological control in Havana

When assessing Havana’s epidemiological situation, the province’s health officials announced that a population study would soon be implemented that will cover 13% of all the inhabitants of the province and will reach all municipalities. Emphasis will be placed on vulnerable groups and individuals, who will be tested for antibodies using a blood sample. The objective …

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Fincimex reiterates imminent closure of Western Union services in Cuba

The company Financiera Cimex SA (Fincimex) reiterated this Friday that the sending of remittances from the United States to Cuba through Western Union will be interrupted as a result of the sanctions imposed by Washington on the Cuban entity, although its offices continue to provide service in the island. “Through different channels, the United States …

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Cuba with 35 new cases of COVID-19 after processing more than 8,000 tests

Help us keep OnCuba alive  Cuba added 35 new contagions due to the SARS-CoV-2 virus this Thursday, Dr. Francisco Durán reported today in one of his Friday appearances from the Cuban television studios. He highlighted that 8,245 samples were processed during the day and almost 54,000 a week in search of the disease, with an …

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Havana orphaned

One of the most extraordinary Cubans with whom I have shared the breath of time that reaches us while alive has died. Eusebio Leal was a brilliant intellectual, a gifted orator, an impeccable humanist, a stubborn lover…tireless; and, above all, a useful man. It’s hard to imagine that he had formally studied only up to …

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Cubans bid farewell to Eusebio Leal Spengler, the saviour of Havana

The old town of Havana has sheltered many famous faces over its 500 years, Alexander von Humboldt and Ernest Hemingway among them, but few more loved than Eusebio Leal Spengler, who died on Friday. The city historian could be seen most days walking through the cobbled streets, past the fruit hawkers and musicians, passing under …

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Can I travel to Cuba in Summer 2020?

Summary Phase 1 of Post COVID-19 recovery plan. Tourists CAN NOT travel to Cuba. June 17/2020 – First phase established in Cuba (except for Havana and Matanzas). June 22/2020 – First phase established in Matanzas. July 3/2020 – First phase established in Havana. Phase 2. Tourist can travel to Cuba, but only to the Keys. …

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Can I travel to Cuba in Summer 2020?

Summary Phase 1 of Post COVID-19 recovery plan. Tourists CAN NOT travel to Cuba. June 17/2020 – First phase established in Cuba (except for Havana and Matanzas). June 22/2020 – First phase established in Matanzas. July 3/2020 – First phase established in Havana. Phase 2. Tourist can travel to Cuba, but only to the Keys. …

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Can I travel to Cuba?

As the months go by, we all wonder when we will be able to travel again? The desire to discover new places and experience traveling is bigger every day that goes by. If we have learned one thing from these past months of uncertainty caused by Covid-19, it is to appreciate freedom of movement and …

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This City is BEAUTIFUL! – Havana Cuba Vlog Day 2

Welcome to Havana, Cuba! 🇨🇺 Today we’re on a mission to explore Havana by foot and see what this city is all about. It’s a day full of classic cars, delicious foods and a lot of walking ✌️ Grow your YouTube channel for FREE! http://bit.ly/2rBRcq6 Don’t miss the adventure, SUBSCRIBE! ►http://bit.ly/1Nnl2kq New travel videos posted …

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An Oral History of the Bay Pigs: Historical Significance, Outcome Explained (2001)

Triay’s historical works primarily explore the Cuban exile experience. He especially makes use of personal testimonies from exiles and presents his works using a combination of traditional historical narrative and oral history. Said Triay, “I want to be one of my people who writes our history. After his second book, a Miami Herald article stated, …

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Street Food in Cuba – Havana Street Food Compilation

Street Food in Cuba filmed in various parts of Havana. Most of the authentic local street foods can be found around Parque el Curita with and the nearby streets Galiano and Simon Bolivar. Street Food prices start at 5 Pesos (20 US Cents), a coffee will cost you 1 Peso (4 US Cents).

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