Americans travel to Cuba for Havana Cigar Festival

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The Unites States is the world’s largest cigar market, but because of the U.S. trade embargo, it is not allowed to import Cuban cigars.

Now, with improved relations and an easing of travel restrictions, more Americans are heading to the island to sample Cuban cigars for themselves.

CCTV America’s Michael Voss reports from the Havana Cigar Festival.

Americans travel to Cuba for Havana Cigar Festival

The Unites States is the world's largest cigar market, but because of the U.S. trade embargo, it is not allowed to import Cuban cigars. Now, with improved relations and an easing of travel restrictions, more Americans are heading to the island to sample Cuban cigars for themselves. CCTV America's Michael Voss reports from the Havana Cigar Festival.