Trump’s Cuba policy tries to redefine ‘good’ U.S. tourism. That includes putting them back on tour buses.
Jun 17, 2017 - The Washington Post
The American traveler in Cuba — sweating, disoriented and probably a bit woozy from the rum drinks — is once more at the heart of the struggle for the island’s future. Central to President Trump’s plans to peel back his predecessor’s detente with Cuba is the idea that there is “good” and “bad” U.S. travel. The United States, Trump believes, can tightly regulate American vacations to deprive the Castro government of dollars and redirect the money to the island’s...
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Jun 11, 2017
The world of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia is full of weird and kooky characters, and that extends to their culinary concoctions as well. Watch as we bring fan favorite dishes such as rum ham, milk steak, and fight milk to life… although we really suggest not doing so yourself. Read more…More about Fiction Kitchen, Always Sunny, Always Sunny In Read more...
May 31, 2017
Nearly 300,000 Americans visited Cuba last year, but that’s not as high as many expected. U.S. air carriers rushed to launch service to Cuba in August, but many are already cutting back. Kris Van Cleave reports. Read more on CBS News.
May 30, 2017
Obsessive distiller Bryan Davis invented a contraption for aging booze—fast. His goal: to create highly engineered spirits unlike any you’ve tasted before. The post One Man’s Quest to Make 20-Year-Old Rum in Just Six Days appeared first on WIRED. Read the story on WIRED.
Mandela tricks Clinton into bidding on Castro's rumFormer President Clinton joyously reminisces about a time when Nelson Mandela tricked him into bidding for Cuban rum.
Pope meets Fidel Castro in CubaPope Francis met with former Cuban leader Fidel Castro on the second day of his visit to the Carribean nation. Report by Conor Mcnally. Current affairs ...
Cuba bans the use of image or name of Fidel Castro in public works(29 Dec 2016) Cuba's National Assembly formally banned the use of it's revolutionary leaders name or image on public works on Tuesday, a nod to late Cuban ...