After a family trip to Havana in March 2015, I returned home and added a Cuban title to the 101 Ways to Rock Your World book
At work last week we all brought in items to celebrate Cinco De Mayo. The girl who was organizing it sent out a list of things to bring, and when I saw flan was on the list I knew I had to make Luis's cuban grandmothers recipe to share with everyone.
Although not technically an import, the additional supply of beachfront homes in Cuba might put downward pressure on comparable
Francisco Jesús Jiménez is one of only about 2,800 Cubans to be deported from the U.S. since 1980. The Castro government has historically refused to accept the vast majority of the tens of thousands of deportable Cubans. But as the U.S. and Cuba warm to one another, that may soon change.
Our B&B, in the old center, was a big and breezy house with a huge living room, run by a delightful family.
All Latin American countries think that their accent is the best.
This isolated post-communist country with a throbbing heart may be only a 45-minute flight away from Miami airport, but right now for Americans it's hard to find a more alluring, politically different destination anywhere in the world.
Monique was raised in a Cuban household in Miami where music was infectious, singing and dancing was a daily ritual, and her creativity was never stifled.
Zaatari, a noted photographer, filmmaker and curator, co-founded the Arab Image Foundation in 1997 to locate and preserve his country's -- and the Middle East's -- photographic archives.
Cuba was the flavor of the Caribbean, the iron balconies and street music of New Orleans, the political suppression and fear of Russia, the poverty of Mexico, the quaint sidewalk cafes of Europe, the corner parks of New York City, the family love of Miami and no boats.