Havana: Getting There

Despite Dropouts, Competition for Cuba Flights Remains Strong

While the tightening of travel restrictions to Cuba for American citizens has dampened enthusiasm, adventurous travelers can still visit the island nation and may continue to travel independently.
While several airlines have given up on service to Cuba, carriers are still in some cases adding additional flights, albeit more strategically than a year ago when the floodgates opened up.
As part of the restoration of diplomatic relations between the two nations, the …

Review: Elegante Salon VIP Lounge, Aeropuerto Internacional José Martí Terminal 3, Havana

The Elegante Salon VIP lounge in Terminal 3 at the Aeropuerto Internacional José Martí in Havana is used by Air France, KLM, and Virgin Atlantic Airways for their business-class passengers. Others may gain entry for 25 CUC, which is how I gained admittance as Delta does not have a lounge partner in Havana.
The lounge is post security and there is a VIP line at the very right of the security …

Delta Air Lines First Class New York JFK-Havana, Cuba – Flight Review

Ever since regularly scheduled air service became available to Cuba, I had been thinking about a quick trip to see Havana. The city of Hemingway, Havana had long held a fascination for me unlike any other city, perhaps because it was forbidden, perhaps because it was so vibrant, exotic, and mysterious.
Currently, six U.S. airlines, namely American, Alaska, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, and United, offer non-stop flights to Havana and other cities …