Find local rhythms and tourist sites in Old Havana

HAVANA - In some destinations, tourist areas are...life. But visitors who wander through Old Havana ? Habana Vieja, as locals call it...de Marti, a boulevard that divides Old Havana from Central Havana. The Prado itself...

Airbnb offers authenticity and a few challenges in Havana

HAVANA - In the two months since Airbnb started...My $42-a-night Airbnb was in Old Havana, where many buildings just off the tourist...who lists two Airbnb properties in Central Havana, checks "e-mail every day so we can...

5 decades later, US-Cuba diplomatic ties restored

...clocks struck 12:00 in Washington and Havana, they tolled a knell for policy approaches...conference.The U.S. Interests Section in Havana plans to announce its upgrade to embassy...country's social media accounts.In Havana, the U.S. Interests Section uploaded...

Cuba could provide big U.S. market

...Feinberg said, including, American cruise lines that stop in Havana. And because Cuba will be starting virtually at ground zero...years, things are going to take some time."Next week in Havana and in Washington, the two new embassies will raise their flags...

What Is It?

...Chevrolet parading through the streets of Havana."Bob Ennis said: "I can't believe...weekend sitting on a street corner in Havana (with a camera) watching the car show...identifying the procession of cars in Havana, first behind the '56 Buick is a 1952...

What Is It?

...1960 Corvair, so we felt no need to repeat it each time):AIKEN: Bob Ennis wrote: "This one looks like it could be in Havana, too. The rear engine, air-cooled GM entry into the small car market. It was a fun car to drive, but Ralph Nader's...

Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

...in partnership with Greece's Celestyal Cruises, launched cruises from Jamaica to Cuba, making six ports of call including Havana and Santiago de Cuba. Trips start at about $850.Tourism, a $2.6 billion-plus industry, is one of the main engines...

Airbnb comes to Cuba in major expansion of US business on communist island

HAVANA - The popular online home-rental service...properties across the island, with 40 percent in Havana and the rest in tourist destinations such...ranging from small apartments in central Havana to multi-room beach houseswith top-notch...

Orlando Hernandez feels pain in Havana

HAVANA -- Cuban defector Livan Hernandez on Saturday...playing in the Latin American Stadium" in Havana, said Orlando, who boasts a lifetime record...Cuba's best teams, the Industriales of Havana, as well as the national team that traveled...

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At the Movies: 'Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights'

...Baby in the corner in "Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights." For that, you can be thankful...prim, studious American who moves to Havana in 1958 with her parents (Sela Ward...just feel the music." Never mind that Havana is on the verge of revolution - these...