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24 Jan My First Visit to Cuba

Before arriving in Cuba I was always interested in this mysterious place and because I was born and raised in Miami I was already feeling such a strong connection to it despite not having ever gone. I somehow thought I knew exactly what to expect....

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As US and Cuba relations continue to thaw, younger generations of Cuban Americans are getting curious about the island that houses their heritage. While not everyone within the household of a Cuban family may always agree about the embargo (or the impending end thereof), there’s no denying...

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26 Sep The Repeating Cuban

In 1960, four years after emigrating from Cuba, my father, Carlos Palacio, and his family visited Cuba for the first time since they settled in Hialeah; they drove down to the Keys and boarded a car ferry that floated them across the Florida Straits to...

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