On June 4 2019, the US released details of changes to various regulations that look to impact cruises to Cuba from the United States, and how US citizens can travel to the island nation in general. While we prefer to wait to share information until things are more clear, we've received many questions about this and will share what we know, when we know it... Read more about Changes to US Regulations on Cuba Travel Impact Cruising - What We Know So Far *With Updates*
For years, the island nation of Cuba has been a popular vacation spot for Europeans and others. In fact, Cuba is the fifth most popular tourist destination for Canadians! Recently the United States loosened restrictions on travel to the country and American citizens are now able to visit by plane or even cruise ship. There are some rules, and heading to Cuba has some considerations that are very different from other Caribbean cruise destinations, so our "Cruising Cuba" series aims to clear up some of the confusion and prepare you for an enjoyable visit to this unique country.
Take a look at the articles below, and visit our live blog from Empress of the Seas when we sailed to Cuba!