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Logistics Still An Issue for Travel to Cuba
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Logistics Still An Issue for Travel to Cuba

Ever since President Obama said that he wanted to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba in December, more and more Americans have been clamoring to get there. While Cuba has already… Read More…

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Caribbean / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What’s Happening in Cuba Travel

Here’s what is happening with Cuba travel. It wasn’t that long ago that the Obama Administration announced it’s relaxing rules on travel from the U.S. to Cuba.  I’ve always said… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Traveling to Cuba
Caribbean / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Traveling to Cuba

You’ve probably heard the government has relaxed the trade embargo to Cuba, but what exactly does that mean for you? Here’s what to expect in the coming months. Right now,… Read More…

Peter Greenberg’s Hot Destinations for 2015
Asia / Caribbean / CBS News / Europe / Middle East / USA

Peter Greenberg’s Hot Destinations for 2015

We’ve officially entered a new year, with new horizons to explore. You can watch my report below for CBS News about hot destinations for 2015. Keep reading to learn more… Read More…

After Policy Shift, Can U.S. Citizens Travel to Cuba?
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After Policy Shift, Can U.S. Citizens Travel to Cuba?

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States will renew diplomatic ties with the island nation of Cuba. The long-standing travel ban has not yet been lifted for… Read More…

The Island of Dominica: Like A Local
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The Island of Dominica: Like A Local

Dominica may have the beautiful beaches typical of the Caribbean, but the tiny island nation isn’t the tourist playground we typically associate with Caribbean tourism. Dominica is actually best known… Read More…

Celebrating the Holidays With a Multigenerational Trip to Jamaica
Caribbean / Christmas / Family/Kids Travel / Thanksgiving

Celebrating the Holidays With a Multigenerational Trip to Jamaica

Multigenerational travel is a great way to spend time with the whole family—parents, grandparents, and children—and discover somewhere new. It’s also an alternative to celebrating the holidays at home—you can… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Help Children with Disabilities in Dominica
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Voluntourism Spotlight: Help Children with Disabilities in Dominica

Dominica is an island with many outdoor adventures, and like many countries, it is a great place to volunteer. The organization Ready, Willing…Enable! (RWE) is providing help to children with… Read More…

What You Need to Know About Traveling During Hurricane Season
Caribbean / Hurricane Season / Natural Disasters / Travel Insurance

What You Need to Know About Traveling During Hurricane Season

With the peak of hurricane season around the corner, it doesn’t necessarily mean you shouldn’t travel to hurricane-prone areas. It just means you need the proper information, a plan B,… Read More…

Is Cuba Travel in Danger for US Citizens?
Caribbean / Travel News

Is Cuba Travel in Danger for US Citizens?

Last week, news broke that the de facto Cuban embassy in Washington, the Cuban Interests Section (CIS), had to shut down all visa operations except for what it labeled as… Read More…

Daily Deal: Explore Cuba for Less in the Fall
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Daily Deal: Explore Cuba for Less in the Fall

Yes, US citizens can travel to Cuba under the appropriate circumstances, so what are you waiting for? In fact, this fall you can travel there for less. For a limited… Read More…