Quantcast
Tag archive for ‘Havana’
By Guest Author On Friday, March 13th, 2020
1 Comment

Visit the colorful and artistic side of Havana, Cuba

Havana is the capital city of Cuba and is known for its 16th-century Spanish colonial architecture in the historic core of the city. Among the best-known buildings are the Castillo de la Real Fuerza, an old fort More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, February 7th, 2020
0 Comments

Science Channel’s ‘Shipwreck Secrets’ explores Bermuda Triangle to find SS Cotopaxi, airs February 9

Since the SS Cotopaxi disappeared in 1925, it has become one of the most famous stories associated with the mystery of the Bermuda Triangle. On November 29, 1925 the steam powered bulk carrier set off on a standard More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, February 16th, 2018
0 Comments

Think of Traveling to Cuba in 2018? Here’s What You Need to Know

US citizens who want to spend their vacations in Cuba should rethink their plans for 2018. The changes in traveling policies make it nearly impossible to go to the island for a tourist trip. While traveling to Cuba More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 16th, 2017
0 Comments

President Trump rolls back Obama’s Cuba ‘one-sided’ deal, restricting travel, businesses

President Trump spoke at a Miami theater today too announce that he is “nixing” his predecessor’s “one-sided deal” with the Communist nation of Cuba, restricting individual travel and cracking More...

By Zach Jones On Saturday, June 6th, 2015
1 Comment

Discovery Channel confirms ‘more’ Shark Week in July

SHARK WEEK, television’s longest running and most anticipated summer event returns to Discovery Channel on Sunday, July 5 with the most hours of shark programming in its 28-year history. In addition to kicking More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, June 8th, 2014
2 Comments

Cuba: Chikungunya reported in several provinces

This past Friday, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) reported for the first time, two imported chikungunya cases on the island country; however, it appears that it may be worse than the PAHO reports. Hablemos More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, August 29th, 2013
0 Comments

Cholera in Cuba now stands at 163 cases

Just days after the US Interests Section in Havana, Cuba issued a “security message” for US citizens residing in or traveling to the  island due to a cholera outbreak, the Pan American Health Organization More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, August 22nd, 2013
2 Comments

US officials issue cholera warning for Cuba

The US Interests Section in Havana, Cuba issued a “security message” for US citizens residing in or traveling to the  island, concerning the risks of cholera, which has been identified in the capital More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, August 4th, 2013
2 Comments

Eleven dead and dozens hospitalized in Havana from methanol poisoning after drinking poisonous rum

Some 40 people have been hospitalized in the Cuban capital of Havana while another 11 have died after drinking illegal methyl alcohol, or wood alcohol, sold as traditional Cuban rum, according to a BBC report Friday. Image/CIA The More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, January 19th, 2013
1 Comment

Cholera in Cuba: Risk is low for European travelers

Image/CIA In a follow-up to an earlier story about the cholera outbreak in Cuba, European health authorities say the overall risk of cholera infection in travelers visiting Cuba should still be considered low, More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, January 15th, 2013
1 Comment

Cholera returns to Cuba, 51 cases confirmed

Just six months after the first cholera outbreak on the Caribbean island in a century was declared over, the highly infectious and potentially lethal gastrointestinal disease has returned to Cuba, according to More...



DISPATCH BLOGS

Splash Page logo 300x146 Today in History