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Miami-Dade_County_FL_USA_-_panoramio_31-300x200The U.S. Department of Transportation has provisionally approved new flight routes from the USA to Havana in Cuba. The proposals are currently open for public comment, and a final decision on these routes is expected by the end of April.

These new flights reverse the trend seen in 2017, which saw carriers reducing their services to Cuba. President of tour company Insight Cuba, Tom Popper, explains demand has recently been rising for U.S.-Cuba routes after the dip in interest last year. Continue reading

MS-Veendam-300x212Holland America is the latest American cruise line to receive approval for sailings to Cuba. The Seattle-based company received approval last week to call in Havana and Cienfuegos, a city on the island’s southern coast.

Holland America opened bookings last Friday and has scheduled voyages that pass through Cuba on its 1,350-passenger cruise ship, MS Veendam, from December to April 2018. The company will offer 7- to 12-day trips that start in Fort Lauderdale.

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