Traveling to Havana, Cuba is soon expected to become much easier with the recent announcement made by the U.S Department of Transportation (DOT). As part of the Obama Administration’s historic effort to normalize relations with Cuba, the DOT proposed to select eight U.S. airlines to begin scheduled flights between Atlanta, Charlotte, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Newark, New York City, Orlando, and Tampa and Havana as early as this fall. The proposal came nearly one year after the United States and Cuba reestablished diplomatic relations in July 2015 and today, the [...]
JetBlue announced it will launch flights to Cuba on August 31, 2016 (subject to government approval). The airline said it is aimed at removing the high costs and complexity of travel to Cuba so that customers can instead get the most of their time visiting loved ones, arranging a unique cultural experience, taking care of business opportunities, or organizing their educational or not-for-profit organization group trip.
“It’s a new day for Cuba travelers and one we have thoughtfully prepared for,” said Marty St. George, executive vice president commercial and planning, JetBlue. [...]
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced an agreement with Miami-Dade County to construct and operate a dramatic new cruise terminal at PortMiami, on land leased from the County. The new terminal will be a striking addition to PortMiami and will serve as homeport to Royal Caribbean International ships, including a 5,400-passenger Oasis-class ship, the world’s largest and most innovative cruise ships. The agreement will come before the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners on July 6, 2016.
“We are truly excited to be working with Miami-Dade County and [...]
This week (and into the weekend), check out these events that are taking place in Kansas City, Denver, St. Louis, Boston, Miami and London.Kansas City: City Market Cinema – July 28, August 28
City Market Cinema returns with movies under the stars on the final Fridays of July and August. Located at 3rd & Main, City Market Park and Kansas City’s beautiful skyline are the perfect setting for movie lovers to gather, relax and enjoy a feature film.
On July 31, round up your fanatical friends and gather your props. Arrive ready to recite well-known lines and [...]