Tourism expands to Cuba as relations with US begin to thaw

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As relations thaw between Cuba and the United States, businesses are renewing connections between the two countries.

One of the most significant is tourism.

CCTV’s Nitza Soledad Perez is aboard the first cruise ship in more than 50 years to sail from Miami to Havana.

Tourism expands to Cuba as relations with US begin to thaw

CCTV's Nitza Soledad Perez is aboard the first cruise ship in more than 50 years to sail from Miami to Havana.

This U.S. cruise is on its way to Cuba. It’s the first time in more than 50 years that a U.S. commercial cruise will dock in Havana. There are around 600 passengers on-board.