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2014-05-24 23:02:20

Double bonus, double talks, double joy! That’s the surprise HablaCuba.com offers its Cuban customers sending top ups to Cubacel mobiles from May 26th until May 29th. (PRWEB) May 24, 2014 Cubans say cheese, wine, and a friend must be old in order to be good. HablaCuba.com cannot help its Cuban customers with the cheese and the wine, but can help them keep a close relationship with friends and family back home. The “Doble Bono” promotion on HablaCuba.com doubles the value of the...

2014-05-23 16:23:25

WASHINGTON, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators (NHCSL), an organization representing the interests of over 350 Hispanic state legislators throughout the country, applauds President Barack Obama for nominating San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro to serve as the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Mayor Castro has already proven himself a strong and innovative leader in San Antonio, now recognized as one of...

2014-05-12 12:29:33

Insight Cuba, the leading provider of people-to-people travel to Cuba receives special athletic license from the U.S. Department of the Treasury to allow Americans legal participation in the Havana Marathon and half-marathon; announces three exclusive tours surrounding the event NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Marathon runners, who like to collect passport stamps along with their completion medals, can set their sights on the Marabana Havana Marathon and...

2014-05-10 23:03:16

Between May 9-11, HablaCuba.com hosts a special promotion which offers $10 extra Voice Credit for free calls and SMS to Cuba. The promotion is addressed to customers who haven’t used the Voice Credit service yet. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 10, 2014 For all Cubans living outside their mother country, HablaCuba.com announces the launch of a “doble bono” promotion addressed to all customers who have never used the Voice Credit product. The promotion offers $10 extra Voice Credit on any...

2014-04-22 08:23:23

Starting June 5, 2014 Cuba Travel Services will offer a new route to its current charter schedule, expanding its network to 6 cities throughout the island. CYPRESS, Calif., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cuba Travel Services, the leading authorized carrier service provider with offices in California and Florida, is now offering direct flights from Miami to Holguin, Cuba. Cuba Travel Services arranges flights operated by American Airlines and Sun Country Airlines to popular...

2014-04-10 08:27:11

Curator Pablo León de la Barra Investigates Contemporary Art Practices in Latin America in Exhibition of Artists from 16 Countries NEW YORK, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From June 13 through October 1, 2014, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York will present the exhibition Under the Same Sun, which marks the second phase of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative. Organized by Pablo León de la Barra, Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America, the exhibition features...

2014-03-30 23:04:57

Between April 1-4, HablaCuba.com hosts a special promotion called `Lo mejor viene en pares`, which offers 100% bonus for all international recharges to Cubacel mobiles. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 30, 2014 For all Cubans living outside their mother country, HablaCuba.com announces the launch of a new double bonus promotion, under the title `Lo mejor viene en pares`. The promotion is available between April 1-4 and doubles the mobile credit sent as international top up to Cubacel...

2014-03-09 23:02:29

Between March 11-14, HablaCuba.com, a brand of KeepCalling, hosts an energetic "doble bono" promotion for top ups to Cubacel, called "Atrapa tu Doble Bono." It offers 100% bonus for all international recharges to Cubacel mobiles. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 09, 2014 For all Cubans living outside their mother country, HablaCuba.com announces the launch of a new double recharge promotion, under the title "Atrapa tu Doble Bono." The promotion is available...

2014-02-27 23:37:17

HablaCuba.com announces a rate decrease for calls to mobiles in Cuba. Cubans from all over the world can now call their family and friends back home at 69.9¢/min. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 HablaCuba.com is happy to announce a rate decrease for calls to mobiles in Cuba. Cubans from all over the world can now call their family and friends back home at a lower rate. The new rate for calling a mobile in Cuba is 69.9¢/min instead of 79.9¢/min. Calling a mobile...

2014-02-11 20:22:00

In the cautionary tale, Cuba After Dark, B. White shows us why the forbidden so erotic. NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new novel as well as a blog by debut author, B. White, explores the psychology of sexual fantasy. While the book, Cuba After Dark, explores fantasy through its two fictional characters, Don and Carrie Nightengale, the blog, The Psychology of Sexual Fantasy, takes a different approach -- an intellectual look at why people need fantasies. As part of the...


Latest Cuba Reference Libraries

Cuban Macaw, Ara tricolor
2014-09-11 11:07:56

The Cuban Macaw or the Cuban Red Macaw (Ara tricolor) is an extinct species of parrot that was native to Cuba and the Isla de la Juventud, an island off of the coast of west Cuba. At around 18 to 20 inches long it was one of the smaller members of the Ara genus of macaws. It was the last species of macaw that was native to the Caribbean islands to go extinct. A number of skins are preserved in museums; however, no eggs have survived. A pair was kept in the royal menagerie at Schonbrunn...

Cuban pine, Pinus cubensis
2014-02-25 16:09:34

Cuban pine (Pinus cubensis) is the only native pine and is abundant on the island of Cuba especially in the eastern highlands of Sierra Nipe-Cristal and Sierra Maestra. The Cuban pine can also be found along the coastline in South Carolina, Florida, Louisiana, and the Bahamas. This pine is also called the swamp pine. The Cuban pine can grow from 100 to 200 feet tall when grown in damp, sandy soil. The trunk is thicker at the bottom and sports a thick crown. The bark has scaly grooves that...

Gulf of Mexico
2013-04-18 13:40:55

The Gulf of Mexico is an ocean basin that is largely surrounded by the continent North America and the island of Cuba. It’s bordered on the northeast, north, and northwest by the Gulf Coast of the United States, towards the southwest and south by Mexico, and towards the southeast by Cuba. It’s often referred to as the “Third Coast” in Texas and Louisiana, in comparison with the U.S. Pacific and Atlantic Coasts. The shape of its basin is more or less, an oval and is about 1,500...

Zapata Rail, Cyanolimnas cerverai
2012-11-27 00:03:03

The Zapata Rail is the only member of the monotypic genus Cyanolimnus. It is overall a dark-colored rail bird. It has grayish-blue underparts, a red-based yellow bill, brown upperparts, white under tail coverts, and red eyes and legs. Their short wings make it almost unable to fly. It is endemic to the wetlands of the Zapata Peninsula in southern Cuba, where its only known nest was discovered in saw grass tussocks. There is not much known about its diet or its reproductive behavior, and its...

Cuban Black Hawk, Buteogallus gundlachii
2012-04-02 17:57:56

The Cuban Black Hawk, (Buteogallus gundlachii), is a species of bird of prey in the Accipitridae family. This family includes eagles, hawks and Old World vultures. It is endemic to the island of Cuba, where it is only found along the coastal areas. The IUCN listed the Cuban Black Hawk as near threatened in 2008. The Cuban Black Hawk has traditionally been considered a subspecies of the Common Black Hawk, (B. anthracinus). Recent evidence, however, suggested it should be treated as a...

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