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Cuban hospitality

Cuban hospitality

Ruth Stone,
Contributor
September 21, 2017

When visiting Cuba, tourists have two different options on where they would like to stay; a traditional hotel, which would be the obvious choice, or a “casa particular.” With Cuba being an impoverished...

'Casa Particulars' in Havana, Cuba

‘Casa Particulars’ in Havana, Cuba

Ruth Stone,
Contributor
August 29, 2017

Walking down 7th street in Central Havana, Cuba on a hot 87-degree day, I stumbled upon a brightly colored house, which caught my attention. The cheerful yellow and white crown molding invited me in. By...

Ruth Stone

Ruth Stone

Ruth Stone,
Contributor
August 27, 2017

Fresh off the plane in Havana, Cuba Wow, what can I say? Cuba has blown my expectations and I only have been here for three days. Day to day life in Havana is vastly different from the United States...

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