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Cuba Ministry of Tourism rep says Cayo Largo airport ready, tour ops await confirmation

A representative with Cuba’s Ministry of Tourism says Cayo Largo’s airport is ready to receive flights once again, however at least one tour operator is waiting to confirm that the repair work is sufficient for large aircraft.
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Hola Sun working on repatriation plan following Cayo Largo airport closure

Following yesterday’s news of Cayo Largo airport’s temporary closure, Hola Sun Holidays, a leader in Cuba holidays, is updating travel agents and travellers on latest developments.
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Drolet lands at Jesson & Co. with clients including Cuba, Los Cabos

The CTO’s Canadian office is no more but thankfully Nancy Drolet is staying in the travel industry and working to represent the region she loves as the new Sr. Director, Travel Trade for Jesson & Co. Communications.
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Varadero on tap to have a busy year following record numbers in 2019

Following a record-breaking year in 2019, the Cuba Tourist Board is gearing up for a busy year ahead that includes new luxury properties and an expanded lineup of excursions and events.
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Canadian visitation to Cuba up from 2018

Canadians came out to Cuba’s shores in droves last year, surpassing 2018 arrival numbers by over 100,00.
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Cuba surpasses 1,000,000 visitors from the Canadian market for 2019

Cuba has reached the one million mark for Canadian visitors - and it reached that milestone on Dec. 4, the exact same day it hit the million mark last year.
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“I’m counting on you,” Gomez tells agents at Autentica Cuba event

At last night’s Autentica Cuba event, new director of the Cuba Tourist Board in Toronto, Lessner Gomez, said Cuba is “ready for the 2019-2020 winter season”, and thanked the trade for all of its support.
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Washington banning U.S. flights to all Cuban cities except Havana

The Trump administration is banning U.S. flights to all Cuban cities except Havana in the latest move to roll back the Obama-era easing of relations, officials said Friday. Supporters of the ban said it would starve the Havana government of cash and limit its ability to repress Cubans and support
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“You can count on us”: Cuba specialist Hola Sun has perks for agents & clients this winter

Hola Sun’s series of winter 2019/2020 product launches has wrapped up after strong showings in Barrie, Toronto and Ajax.
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Lessner Gomez named Director of the Cuba Tourist Board in Toronto

The Cuba Tourism Board has named Lessner Gomez the new Director of the Cuba Tourist Board in Toronto.
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