Two deaths and 62 cases of coronavirus in Cuba

Help us keep OnCuba alive Cuba confirmed two deaths from the coronavirus and 62 new cases, according to the usual report by Dr. Francisco Durán, national director of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP). The deceased are from the provinces of Ciego de Ávila and Havana. They are a 53-year-old woman with a …

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How a tourist restaurant in Cuba has adapted in a country with no tourists?

I first visited Muñoz Tapas in Trinidad in July 2019 several weeks after its initial launch. As a long-time friend of the restaurant’s owner, Julio Muñoz, I had stopped by on my way between Cienfuegos and Santa Clara for a quick lunch.   Situated at a central crossroads in Cuba’s premier tourist town, the restaurant is …

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The Cuban port of “Con mis hijos no te metas”

Cuba modified its Constitution in early 2019. In December of that same year, the National Assembly of People’s Power announced the schedule of laws or decrees that, as a consequence of the change in the Magna Carta or as a prior need, would be modified or created in the next two legislatures: 2020-2028. So far, …

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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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Senior trips to Cuba: a real pleasure

Cuba has not age boundaries. From the youngest to the eldest visitor will find entertainment and relaxing places in the country. Do you have any doubts? Then continue reading about Espíritu Travel’s experience and discover why senior trips to Cuba is a great option. Senior travelers: why choosing Cuba? For a long time, the access …

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Why visit Cuba?

Traveling to Cuba has become in recent years a must visit destination for all travelers who want to live a different Caribbean experience. Cuba is the perfect combination between tradition, relaxation, adventure and culture, that is why we want to give you the best reasons to visit Cuba and discover a unique island. Chosen as …

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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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