Norwegian Cruise Lines Doubles Cuba-Bound Fleet

PHOTO: Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Sun. (photo courtesy of Norwegian Cruise Line)   By May 2018, Norwegian Cruise Line will not just have one but two ships visiting Cuba. Its Norwegian Sky is already sailing there from Miami, Florida, and the Norwegian Sun is set to join from Port Canaveral, Florida very soon. Having personally experienced the … Read moreNorwegian Cruise Lines Doubles Cuba-Bound Fleet

Carnival, Holland America will sail to Cuba as planned

Carnival Corp. said it understands the policy changes on Cuba that President Trump will announce in Miami today do not include any changes for cruises. In a statement, Carnival said it is “pleased” that its ships will continue to sail to Cuba. Carnival Cruise Line plans sailings from Tampa to Cuba starting later this month … Read moreCarnival, Holland America will sail to Cuba as planned

Tour Provider Spotlight – Pleasant Holidays

Jack E. Richards, President and CEO What is your key strategy for 2017? Pleasant Holidays will continue to globalize its product offerings in high-volume leisure travel destinations and market segments. This strategic growth plan was launched several years ago to diversify the business primarily into international markets. Since the launch of this strategic growth plan, … Read moreTour Provider Spotlight – Pleasant Holidays

Azamara Releases Details on Cuba Cruises

 by Newswire |Dec 9, 2016 2:07pm Photo by YinYang/iStock/Getty Images Plus/Getty Images Azamara Club Cruises has announced the details on its new cruises to Havana, Cuba, following parent company Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.’s approval by the Cuban government. Guests will sail roundtrip from Miami onboard the Azamara Quest on March 21, 2017, for a 13-night … Read moreAzamara Releases Details on Cuba Cruises

Royal Caribbean International Opens Bookings on Cuba Cruises

Fresh off its approval by the Cuban government, Royal Caribbean International has announced that it is opening bookings on its Cuba cruises. Guests will sail onboard the newly renovated Empress of the Seas on a five-night itinerary departing Miamion April 19, 2017. The ship will then reposition to Tampa offering two itineraries with calls to … Read moreRoyal Caribbean International Opens Bookings on Cuba Cruises

Commercial flights start to Cuba despite an uncertain future

  Oriinally published in Travel Weekly News By Johanna Jainchill & Robert Silk / December 06, 2016 In an uncanny confluence of events over the span of four days last month, the first commercial flights since 1961 took off from the U.S. to Havana, longtime Cuban dictator Fidel Castro died and president-elect Donald Trump tweeted a … Read moreCommercial flights start to Cuba despite an uncertain future

Carnival Corp.’s Cuba license expires in May

Originally published in Travel Weekly News By Tom Stieghorst / December 05, 2016 “The future is going to take a little time. Their call. You just have to put yourself in their shoes,” Carnival Corp. CEO Arnold Donald said. Photo Credit: Tom Stieghorst   Carnival Corp. CEO Arnold Donald indicated that the company’s authority to sail … Read moreCarnival Corp.’s Cuba license expires in May

Southwest Airlines Inaugurates Nonstop Service From Fort Lauderdale to Varadero, Cuba

By Newswire | November 14, 2016 Southwest Airlines also announced that it intends to begin once daily service from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Clara, Cuba (SNU) on Thursday, December 15. Here’s the latest. Varadero, Cuba // Photo by Joe Pike Southwest Airlines Co. has inaugurated service between South Florida and Cuba with the scheduled 11:00 … Read moreSouthwest Airlines Inaugurates Nonstop Service From Fort Lauderdale to Varadero, Cuba

JetBlue Announces Cuba Flights From New York, Orlando and Fort Lauderdale

By Newswire | October 21, 2016 JetBlue Airways recently announced the long-anticipated addition of service to Havana, Cuba’s José Martí International Airport (HAV) starting in late November. Take a look. Filed under : Air Travel, flights, mobile-feature, Caribbean, Cuba, USA-Florida, USA-Northeast   Havana, Cuba // Photo by Joe Pike JetBlue Airways recently announced the anticipated … Read moreJetBlue Announces Cuba Flights From New York, Orlando and Fort Lauderdale

Globus Now Offers: CUBA! BY LAND AND SEA

 Globus Invites Travelers to Experience the Color of Cuba’s History, Painted by its People   LITTLETON, Colorado – July 19, 2016 – The many colors of Cuba come to life through the eyes of the people: Cuban artists, musicians, architects, dancers, fishermen, farmers and even baseball players. Now, Globus and Cosmos invite travelers to share … Read moreGlobus Now Offers: CUBA! BY LAND AND SEA