By Vivien Lougheed

ISBN-10: 1588436225

ISBN-13: 9781588436221

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Private citizens must apply to immigration for permission to have a foreigner stay in their homes. Casas particulares are legal and approved accommodations in Cuba. Be certain that the one you book is approved. e. any item that draws heavily on electricity). Fresh fruits and vegetables and pornographic material are prohibited as well. Such items are routinely seized on arrival, without compensation. Transit visas are available and are issued for 72 hours. You must have valid documentation, an exit ticket, a hotel reservation and money.

Locals like to catch this insect, put a few into a jar and use it as a lantern. The largest of the bioluminescent beetles, it measures about four Fauna n 25 The Jamaican fire beetle likes to fly in forests, around dark, usually between the beginning of April and the end of June. The adults eat vegetable matter, if they eat at all, but the larva are carnivorous, biting and injecting poisonous saliva into meaty creatures such as worms and snails. Reptiles The Cuban crocodile is smaller than the American crocodile, although it is more dominant.

The state controls any free enterprise by charging exorbitant license and tax fees. For example, the cost of running a casa particular is about $850 convertible pesos per month, whether the people earn that or not. Nonpayment results in closure of the establishment. Artists and farmers can’t possibly pay the costs for licenses required to sell their products so free enterprise in those areas is low. Workers can belong to the government-controlled union, Central de Trabajadores de Cuba, which has a mandate to defend socialism and human rights.

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