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Letter from Cuba #6: The Resilience of Revolution

We arrived in Cuba on the heels of U.S. President Obama’s visit, the first visit of an American president in almost 90 years. The promise of “cutting loose the failed policies of the past” and building a new relationship with … Continue reading

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Letter from Cuba #5: The World According to Yany

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We had been told by friends who have been to Cuba before to expect, for the most part, warm and friendly people and that was certainly our experience whether it was in the resort or off the compound in Moron … Continue reading

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Letter from Cuba #4: The Spectacular

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We had the most remarkable day. We decided when we arrived in Cuba to spend a day off the resort getting to see some of the real Cuba so we booked a day long trip billed as, The Spectacular. It … Continue reading

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Letter from Cuba #3: The Evelynne Encounter

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While we’ve been here, we’ve met a variety of Canadians. There’s the truck driver on crutches after an accident that put him in the ditch just outside of Thunder Bay (not far from the Little House in the Bush as … Continue reading

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Letter from Cuba #2: The Patience of Dan

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It’ our second full day here and we are beginning to find our rhythm. At least that’s how the day started out. We tried a different spot for breakfast this morning and had our first good coffee. I had assumed … Continue reading

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Letter from Cuba #1: The All-inclusive Newbies

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Hola from Cuba! When we decided to come for a week here, it was a spur of the moment decision. Dan and I were sitting in our family room missing our annual trek south to get away from Canadian winter. … Continue reading

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