International Tourist Arrivals Numbers up in 2017

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Despite the devastation of Hurricane Irma this past September and the U.S. State Department travel warning, international tourist arrivals to Cuba has already surpassed last year’s numbers, 54 days earlier than in 2016. Last year, 4 million tourists spent their vacations in Cuba. In the first six months of 2017, La Prensa Latina reported that 2,530,000 tourists had come to Cuba, an increase of 22% for the same period last year. Cuba’s Tourism Minister, Manuel Marrero, said the country has fully recovered from the ravages of the Hurricane. Many international travel companies and airlines visited recently to verify the conditions of their Cuban destinations. After the hurricane ripped through the northeastern coast of the Island as far west as Havana, Cuba embarked on an ambitious mission…




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