A Cuban Itinerary (Part 1)

There are many places in Latin America that I still have to visit, and I’ll make my way through that list as time passes, I’m sure. The next trip that I’d like to cross off my bucket list is one to Cuba.  A couple years ago, I was a day away from making the down […]

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Today in History: The Spanish-American War Begins

April 24:  Spanish-American War- Spain declares war on the United States after rejecting US ultimatum to withdraw from Cuba. April 25:  Spanish-American War- The United States declares war on Spain following the sinking of the Battleship USS Maine in Havana harbour on February 15.   The Spanish-American War of 1898, saw the independence of Cuba.  Some would […]

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