This is my first time to Cuba, and it was still certainly a challenge of arriving in Cuba despite the fact that relations with the U.S. are thawing. Not only did we have to master the challenge of the “flying through a third” city, but then we had to find flights that were actually affordable. We landed on Copa Airlines, through Panama City Airport (PTY). You can read about our thought process of buying our plane tickets here….
For the past week, I’ve been on the Caribbean island of Curacao on a business trip, with a little leisure mixed in. I got in on the Monday of Labor Day (Sep. 7) and was able to stay until Saturday, at which point I’d be flying to Cuba to spend the entire next week. I had one full day to relax at the Hilton Curacao Resort where I was staying until the workshop began on Wednesday morning – I had 3 days of content to deliver, and as always, had more material than time! The workshop itself also took place at the hotel, making the week pretty painless in terms of logistics. Here’s the hotel…….