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Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cubn People…..Zapata School

One man’s War Felipe Rodriquez knows war. At 17 as a soldier in the Cuban army serving in Angola, he witnessed armed conflict first- hand. Today the 58 year old Cuban fishing guide is fighting another battle, one that is waged on two fronts, economic and environmental. Felipe’s front line is the pristine flats and Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cubn People…..Zapata School[…]

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Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People….Sancti Spiritus

Back to the country……. After the carnival atmosphere of Trinidad de Cuba, a scenic drive north through the quiet hills is welcome. Once beyond the cities boundaries, the land is sparsely spotted with small shacks, connected to the road by a trail of worn earth and a single power line. Nine kilometers from Lake Zaza Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People….Sancti Spiritus[…]

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Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People….La Salinas Zapate

La Salina The decades old van rumbled and bounced down the marl road past flaming red flamingos sifting brine shrimp through ceramic painted beaks. Ahead, at the road’s end lay our destination, the shallow clear waters of La Salina, Cuba. Once a hub of salt mining, this isolated point at the southern tip of the Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People….La Salinas Zapate[…]

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Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People….House of the Falling Flowers

  Holguin….the sister city of Santa Fe. It’s a bar, a restaurant, a watering hole for ex-pat Canadians and tourist, across from one of Holguin’s scenic town plazas. The languages; German, French, heavily accented English, and a smattering of Russian blend with the constant din of staccato Spanish. After all, this is Cuba. My new Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People….House of the Falling Flowers[…]

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FISH CUBA NOW! Support the Cuban People…..Bailing Out With Bones

Bailout – maritime in origin, it’s the act of removing water from a sinking vessel….usually with a small bucket. Bailing Out With Bonefish Every fly fisherman knows frustration when not able to find, feed or land their target species. But, to fishing guides – being compensated for their expertise – wind, clouds, murky water or Read more about FISH CUBA NOW! Support the Cuban People…..Bailing Out With Bones[…]

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FISH CUBA NOW! Support The Cuban People….Guiding Cuba’s Youth

  Ruskin fisherman works to preserve Cuba’s environment Paul Guzzo, Times Staff Writer Tuesday, November 15, 2016 6:00am 505 505 Print   0 Ruskin’s Phil Thompson is helping to start a program in Cuba focused on teaching skills needed to protect nature and earn a living through eco-tourism to children living around the island’s Zapata Read more about FISH CUBA NOW! Support The Cuban People….Guiding Cuba’s Youth[…]

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FISH CUBA NOW! Support The Cuban People….Kayak in Cuba

FISH CUBA NOW! Fish Cuba Now! is proud to offer Cuba’s first kayak fishing package. Utilizing the most up to date inflatables from Sea Eagle boats, Fish Cuba Now offers light tackle and fly fishing packages close to Havana. Fish Cuba Now, a pioneer in Cuban angling has put together an affordable, exciting, do it Read more about FISH CUBA NOW! Support The Cuban People….Kayak in Cuba[…]

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Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People – Gardens of the Queen

COME TO THE GARDEN A waning crescent moon hangs in a deep black sky sprinkled with stars. It’s quiet, very quiet, except for the rumble of distant thunder and the soft sounds of juvenile tarpon rising to breathe, rippling the mirrored surface of the mangrove lined lagoon. As if signaled by the faint light in Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People – Gardens of the Queen[…]

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Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People -Preserving Cuba’s Enviroment

Ruskin fisherman works to preserve Cuba’s environment Paul Guzzo, Times Staff Writer Tuesday, November 15, 2016 6:00am 505 505 Print   0 Ruskin’s Phil Thompson is helping to start a program in Cuba focused on teaching skills needed to protect nature and earn a living through eco-tourism to children living around the island’s Zapata Swamp Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People -Preserving Cuba’s Enviroment[…]

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Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People – Rio Hatiquanico

The River   It winds through the northern edge of the Zapata swamp, defining the border of the largest fresh water preserve in the Caribbean. A mere two hours southeast of Havana, Rio Natiquanico is an eighteen kilometer utopia for fishermen and a bird watcher’s paradise, characterizing the best of Cuba’s environmental wonders. Snook and tarpon Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People – Rio Hatiquanico[…]