Carlos Aponte

Return to Cuba

In the winter of 2012 my husband Charlie and I were able to travel to Cuba as part of a People-to-People tour. The tour enabled us to visit new businesses my Cuban entrepreneurs. But Charlie and I also had our own agenda: we wanted to learn as much as we could about Carlos Aponte, the Venezuelan revolutionary who happens to be Charlie's great-uncle and who died and is buried in Cuba.

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Carlos Aponte and the Hotel Sevilla

There is one thing Cubans and EstadoUnidenses alike seem to agree on, and that is that the embargo must and will end, and that soon...  Read more »