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What Obama's new ties with Cuba mean for travelers
What Obama's new ties with Cuba mean for travelers

Tour operators said they expect to see an uptick in the number of Americans who want to visit Cuba after President Obama announced Wednesday that the United States would reestablish diplomatic ties with the island nation. "The phones today have been ringing off the hook since Obama took to the airwaves," said Peggy Goldman of Friendly Planet Travel. And the volume of visits to her social media posts about Cuba has multiplied. Some callers didn't realize that Americans have been able to travel to Cuba on what are called people-to-people exchange trips that are regulated by the U.S. Treasury. Her company leads trips to Havana and other parts of the island. Katharine...

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