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Cuba booming as tourists flock there before Americans come

Old Mar 24, 15, 4:02 pm
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Cuba booming as tourists flock there before Americans come

Tour bookings have doubled and tripled since word of U.S. thaw came, and it's not Americans visiting yet

http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/cuba...come-1.3005558
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Old Mar 24, 15, 5:51 pm
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Interesting article. Thank you for the link.
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Old Mar 25, 15, 3:01 pm
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Totally understandable.
I dont think there are many people who would deny the fact that Americans will "ruin" Cuba.
Look at the Bahamas or DR - both crime-ridden, corrupt and 100% reliant economies on the (mainly US) tourist dollar.
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Old Mar 28, 15, 9:32 am
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Originally Posted by rankourabu View Post
Totally understandable.
I dont think there are many people who would deny the fact that Americans will "ruin" Cuba.
Look at the Bahamas or DR - both crime-ridden, corrupt and 100% reliant economies on the (mainly US) tourist dollar.
I have been going to Cuba since 2001, and I have to say I like the authenticity of the place, it still reminds me of my childhood, the smells and homes etc. Now, it'll be a shame to see the golden arches and US$ being the currency. Sad really.

Cuba Si Americano's No!!
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Old Apr 1, 15, 7:57 pm
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Originally Posted by djjaguar64 View Post
I have been going to Cuba since 2001, and I have to say I like the authenticity of the place, it still reminds me of my childhood, the smells and homes etc. Now, it'll be a shame to see the golden arches and US$ being the currency. Sad really.

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I never understand this complaint. So a McDonald's sets up shop in a foreign country? Who's forcing you to go there? When the time comes that there's one in Havana, the average Cuban won't be able to afford to eat there anyway.
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