Jardines del Rey: The “Cuban Keys” on the rise

Jardines del Rey or the “Cuban Keys” consists of several tiny islands off Cuba’s Atlantic coast, about 250 miles (450 km) from Havana. The islands include Cayo Coco, Cayo Guillermo, Cayo Paredón Grande, Cayo Romano, Cayo Guajaba, Cayo Sabinal, Cayo … Continue reading

Sunwing Sale: All-inclusive vacations for $495 CAD + taxes

Toronto-based Sunwing Vacations has launched its biggest sale ever to the sun – offering a choice of 10,000 one-week all-inclusive vacations to Cuba, Mexico and Dominican Republic for as little as $495 p.p. + taxes, double occupancy, with departures from right across Canada. The sale applies to departures from Nov. 1 onwards. Holidays are available from Ontario for $495 (plus

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Hannah and Ike… What’s next?

SALVO, North Carolina (Reuters) – Hurricane Ike menaced Cuba and the Gulf of Mexico as a potentially ferocious storm while Tropical Storm Hanna began a rain-swept march up the U.S. Atlantic coast after barreling ashore on Saturday in the Carolinas.

The densely populated Miami-Fort Lauderdale area in south Florida was not out of the line of fire from Ike, a powerful Category 3 hurricane, and visitors were ordered to flee the

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