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TTC Special: Golf: The Return of the “Elitist” Sport to Cuba

Golf: The Return of the “Elitist” Sport to Cuba

TTC Service.- Half a century ago, golf was one of the many “bourgeois” habits wiped out by the young Cuban revolution. 2013 marks the year when the “elitist” sport and the Socialist regime meet again in the same field and decide to start over from fresh.The government of Raul Castro ...

TTC Special: FITCuba 2013 in Varadero: Cuba’s Room with a View

TTC Service.- There is not better venue for a tourism fair that a crystal-clear water, white sand beach in the Caribbean. But if that beach is Varadero, the tenth most favorite sun and beach destination worldwide and the fifth in the Caribbean, then the fair’s success is guaranteed. That’s the ...

TTC Special: On the Antarctica Tourism Comes with Risks

TTC Service.- Though regulated to protect both: the continent and the visitors, tourism on the Antarctica is not what it was in the 1950’s when the leisure industry planted its flag on the world’s coldest, driest, windiest, highest and the most rapidly warming territory.


International Tourism Fair of Cuba (FITCuba 2013) The Cuban tourism industry is holding next May 7-11 its most important annual event, the FITCuba International Tourism Fair, which is arriving at its 33rd edition.

TTC Special: Beyoncé and Jay-Z in Cuba

TTC Service.- They are waving hello to fans from their hotel room’s balcony in Havana. They are walking on the streets of Havana, escorted by their mothers. In both pictures, they look happy and sure they were: Beyoncé and Jay-Z are among the very few Americans, if to legally spend ...