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TTC Special: Tourism: Who’s afraid of the “sharing economy?

By F. Martin TTC Service.- The sharing economy is a new concept currently extending in the global tourism industry and, of course, also in the Caribbean. The hard part is to know whether the phenomenon is good or bad. Generally speaking, the basis of this practice is the direct contact ...

TTC Special: Caribbean is fighting Zika. But it’s not enough

  By F. Martin TTC Service.- Zika virus is still a major concern for the Caribbean tourism industry. Despite the national and international measures taken by the region the virus remains a headache, not only for the health sector, but for the financial one. According to experts, Zika financial effects ...

TTC Special: Success of the LGBT tourism in spite of prejudice and obstacles

Success of the LGBT tourism in spite of prejudice and obstacles

By F.Martin TTC Service.- The LGBT tourism industry, makes its way around the world, also in the Caribbean, thanks to the defense of human rights in spite of old prejudice and obstacles. The progress is backed by its huge global income, estimated from some sources in nearly US 70 billion ...

The Legend of Juan Formell y los Van Van

The Legend of Juan Formell y los Van Van

On Friday, August 19, Artex’s Fresa y Chocolate Cultural Center will host the launch of a book entitled Juan Formell y los Van Van: La Leyenda, by Ediciones Cubanas, also an Artex company.