Updated to reflect the Trump administration's newest (June 2019) attempt to keep Americans out of Cuba: You can't go there on a cruise ship, but as an American you can still legally travel solo to Cuba—and help support the Cuban people. It’s not nearly as hard (or illegal) to get there as the U.S. government would like you to think. Here’s how to do it.
It seems with every U.S. administration there are new rules about Cuba. Can Americans go or not? Independently or group only? Is tourism still banned? (Yes, it is.)
It wasn’t until 2016 that it became clear that former President Obama was actually relaxing the rules, and independent travel by Americans to Cuba...Read More