The flip side from Venezuela is that the government limits flights from the country, so flights are fully booked and fares are high.
As strange as this may sound, Cuba is actually a popular resort destination from Europe.
Jan 11 2014At 12:35 pm, clayj Said:
“As strange as this may sound, Cuba is actually a popular resort destination from Europe.”
Yep — and this totally torpedoes the argument that Cuba’s economy is a wreck simply because ONE country won’t do any business with them. Cuba’s economy is a wreck because its rulers WANT it that way.
As an airline owner, I just wouldn’t want to expose my valuable assets — employees, airplanes, and facilities — to the jurisdiction of a government that even acts like it might arrest, seize, or nationalize them. I don’t care how profitable the operations might be.