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[…]

Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People…..Hemingway 2017

Hemingway International Billfish Championship May 29th – June 4th 2017   Fish one of the most prestigious contest in the angling world with Cuban hand made works of art trophies. Namesake of the pioneer of Marlin fishing, the Hemingway tournament offers some of the finest billfish angling in the world. Three and one half days Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People…..Hemingway 2017[…]

FISH CUBA NOW! Support The Cuban People….”The Most Beautiful Land”

  October 1492. “It is the most beautiful land human eyes saw.” Christopher Columbus when first sighting Cuba near the present day town of Gibara. Gibara or La Villa Blanca – The White Town – rest on the windswept north shore of Cuba, a half hour drive from the city of Holguin. Short of the Read more about FISH CUBA NOW! Support The Cuban People….”The Most Beautiful Land”[…]

Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People….Cortez Slept Here

Cortez Slept Here…… Trinidad de Cuba….an exotic, tropical name. When spoken by a Cuban, it flows off the tongue. We’re headed there, winding along a coastal road separating the low, drought-brown mountains of the Escambay range from the shimmering, blue Caribbean. Native guide Chino’s diesel driven 52 Chevy seems to favor this rolling seaside road, Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People….Cortez Slept Here[…]

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[…]

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[…]

Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People – The Man Who Wouldn’t Let The Hemingway Die

    “We fight to keep this competition alive. The people of Cuba revere the memory of Ernest Hemingway. He is important to us. He is part of our history too.”- Commodore Jose Escrich. They call him “Commodore.” And, like an admiral on the bridge, Jose Escrich leads Cuba’s Club Nautico with the tautness of Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support The Cuban People – The Man Who Wouldn’t Let The Hemingway Die[…]

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[…]

Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People – The Monster of Cojimar

Standing on the short cliffs of Cojima, Cuba – the village made famous by Hemingway, I remembered a story told to me by Gregorio Fuentes, Hemingway’s captain and friend…..he was one hundred two years old at the time.    It came in with the stream one November day, passing beneath Manolo’s skiff….seven meters in length Read more about Fish Cuba Now! Support the Cuban People – The Monster of Cojimar[…]

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[…]