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e36c8dfb161e2f37fe2368e8c2a1a89d_lWritten by LSU Sports

Despite a long travel day, the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team put together possibly its most complete game of the summer on Tuesday as it cruised to a dominating 5-1 victory in its series opener against Cuba at Estadio Latinoamericano.

The story of the day was Florida State southpaw Drew Parrish who retired the first 13 batters he faced en route to five shutout innings and the win. He faced just one over the minimum, yielding only a one-out single in the fifth while striking out five.  Continue reading “U.S. ROLLS TO 5-1 WIN OVER CUBA IN HAVANA”


Softball star in Cuba for tournament


By Jonathan Andrade.

Whether it’s hitting off a tee, taking grounders or playing a simple game of catch, Maddy Mekari never lets a day go by without some softball in her life.Not even when she’s on vacation.

“I even brought my glove to New York,” Mekari said during a recent phone call from East Northport, Long Island. “We’ve been playing catch here.” She packed her glove again earlier this week for a trip to Havana, Cuba. This time it’s mandatory as she’ll be using the ol’ leather while representing the Firecrackers travel ball team and the Red, White and Blue in the second annual Copa Amistad Tournament.  Continue reading “Softball star in Cuba for tournament”

Travel Destinations: Holguin

Via Cuba Travel Site 

Holguin as a tourist destination, in Cuba, is distinguished by its authenticity, diversity and high level of sustainability. It also stands out for its picturesque relieves of great scenic value. It shows a set of tangible elements, loaded with cultural symbols and resulting in a platform for dialogue not only between cultures but also between man and nature.

The extraordinarily crystalline waters and white sand of the north coast demonstrate the excellence of its beaches. We have the hop-on hop-off bus transfer to the beaches and surrounding places. For lovers of nature, the sunset on these beaches is a unique formulation that contrasts with the progressive predominance of green vegetation over the blue of the sea

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Breathtaking !

Cuba Educational Travel: 99.13 percent of said they were “very safe” or “safe” in Cuba.



The US organization Cuba Educational Travel has just given strong elements on the issue of security on the island, by conducting a survey to those who traveled to the archipelago the past 14 months, from January 2017 to February 2018.

American citizens responded anonymously to eight basic questions related to their stay in the Caribbean nation and the results were clear:

  • 99.13 percent of the 462 interviewees said they were “very safe” or “safe.”
  • ” Only three said they felt “insecure” on their trip,
  • one reported not being clear about their response and
  • none described their stay as “very insecure”.



Travel without Risk: add it to the list of benefits offered by Cuba

Post by @CubanWindow via Reasons for Cuba

Cuba, more known for its natural beauty, familiarity and solidarity of its inhabitants offers also to those who visit it an incomparable sensation of tranquility and security.

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Reflections: A mirror in the web from Cuba


Post By @CubanWindow

Another goal scored against those who continue to draw the beautiful island as a missing point on the map of the social digital dynamics.

Reflejos (Reflections) is a platform created under the .cu domain (, from 100 x 100 Cuban servers that users can access freely and at no cost from the Youth Computer Club or other device and in which they have a space to share opinions, interests and needs in text format, images and videos, far from the censorship that other platforms apply to the bloggers who try to share their truth from the island, the truth that the big media hide us, which has no echo in the networks.

It is a tool designed and programmed by the Clubs themselves based on the content management made available to Cuban Internet users.

You can search for real cubans blogs from A to Z …. HERE

Recommend: Arte Comic – Magazine and digital platform dedicated to promote the comic as an art, its development in Cuba and other areas of the planet, as well as the JORNADAS ARTECÓMIC event, the only convention dedicated to the ninth art on the island.

CUBA: Unified Contents For Advanced Search


Post by @CubanWindow via   and  in Twitter.

Note: It would be great if the contents in this excellent search engine also appeared in English. For now only – in – spanish …

A version updated from the platform network C.U.B.A. was developed by Search technology © Orión.Universidad de las Ciencias Informáticas 2017 celebrating the 55th anniversary of the Union of Young Communists of Cuba.

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VOTE FOR: The #Cuban Encyclopedia @EcuRedOficial finalist for the awards of the @WSISprocess


Post By @CubaWindow WIF La Pupila Insomne

The Cuban Collaborative Encyclopedia EcuRed, which already exceeds 300 000 daily visits, is among the finalist projects submitted to a vote by the World Summit on the Information Society.


If you want TO VOTE for EcuRed here we leave the necessary steps to do it:

1 – Open the website
2 – Click on the option VOTE
3 – When deploying the page go to the end of this one to register in this site. Click on the CLICK HERE option and fill out the registration form.

4-When registering, the site sends a confirmation by email.

5 – When registered, the link sent by email is opened and you enter the username and password with which you registered.

6 – The page of the voting is displayed. You should click on the box No 3 that corresponds to category number 3 (C3. Access to information and knowledge). Then find the name of the Cuban Collaborative Encyclopedia and click on the vote for the proyect box .

The voting time is from 30 March to 30 April.

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