Imagine if you will, a place celebrated in every media venue–from movies to magazines–as a “U.S. tourist playground!” because it received 263,000 U.S. tourists (in 1957.)
Now imagine if you will, a place described in every media venue as suffering a cruel and vindictive and archaic “blockade” by the U.S.–at a time it welcomes over TWICE the number of visitors from the U.S. as it did in 1957, when–remember–it served as “U.S. tourist playground.”
Welcome to the Cuba embargo zone.