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Airbnb offers authenticity and a few challenges in Havana

...since Airbnb started doing business in Cuba, listings have ballooned to about 2...local experiences and cheap options in Cuba, just like it does elsewhere, several things...products."There's no Home Depot in Cuba. Some items can be purchased locally in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-06-25/airbnb-offers-authenticity-a
Find local rhythms and tourist sites in Old Havana

...colonies and married into a prominent Cuban family, bears a plaque with a rather poetic allusion to the histories of Ireland and Cuba: "Two island peoples in the same sea of struggle and hope."Many buildings are terribly rundown. It's not unusual to see...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-06-25/find-local-rhythms-and-touri
Put C.S.A. in perspective

...federal fort in Charleston harbor. This was as unacceptable to the C.S.A., as was Russia sending ships with missiles for Cuba in 1962. Fort Sumter was forced to surrender. At this point the U.S.A. invaded the C.S.A.It was a real tragedy that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-25/put-csa-perspective
What Is It?

...can't wait to visit a trade embargo-free Cuba so they can see for themselves the old...new cars cut off with the embargo against Cuba in, I think 1959 or 1960. No new cars...Gary Engen said: "If I ever get to Cuba, the highlight for me would be to see...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-06-18/what-it
Opened Cuba has much to offer global community

...reality, I knew nothing ? until I visited Cuba last month with 150 true believers, on...the prospect, and indeed, my trip to Cuba opened my heart and eyes in so many wonderful...thanks to foreign currency infusions. Cuba desperately needs construction materials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-08/opened-cuba-has-
Airbnb comes to Cuba in major expansion of US business on communist island

...allowing American travelers to book lodging in Cuba in the most significant U.S. business...private sector.Airbnb searches for "Cuba" now turn up more than 1,000 properties...company has been sending representatives to Cuba for three months to sign up home owners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-03/airbnb-comes-cuba-major-ex
Tourists flocking to Cuba 'before the Americans come'

HAVANA - Bookings to Cuba jumped 57 percent for one New York tour...just one sign that the rush is on to see Cuba now - before, as many predict, McDonald's...shared by many travelers flocking here."Cuba has a very authentic atmosphere which you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/tourists-flocking-cuba-ame
Players' union head: future spring games in Cuba possible

GOODYEAR, Ariz. - Cuba could be a spring training destination...ongoing" discussions about playing in Cuba, which recently renewed diplomatic ties...Clark said there were conversations about Cuba playing host to games this spring, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-28/players-union-head-futur
Netflix brings streaming service to Cuba

...began selling its Internet video service in Cuba on Monday in what appears to be a largely...fraction of people living in or visiting Cuba have the high-speed Internet access needed...remains in effect, requiring anyone in Cuba who wants to subscribe to Netflix to set...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-09/netflix-brings-streaming-s
Stronger US economy and dollar tighten Latin American ties

...cheaper in the United States, giving the region's exporters a competitive edge.What's more, Obama's diplomatic opening to Cuba removed a major source of tension between the U.S. and the region.To be sure, no one expects China to disappear from Latin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-10/stronger-us-economy-and-do